Stellenbosch: Rector’s Afrikaans comment triggers stand-off

2015-05-13 16:11

Management at Stellenbosch University have shut their doors and called on campus security to guard the administration building as angry students gathered outside demanding answers.

Obama: No excuse for criminal acts in Ferguson, Missouri

2015-03-13 06:32

US President Barack Obama says there is no excuse for criminal acts at public protests against racially biased law enforcement practices in Ferguson, Missouri.

Cape Town man to hear fate in domestic worker case

2014-12-12 06:53

The sentencing of a Cape Town salesman who verbally assaulted his ex-girlfriend's domestic worker is expected to begin in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

White men in Gauteng highest earners

2013-04-02 10:47

White male Gautengers earn the most in South Africa, with young African women in Limpopo being paid the least, the SA Institute of Race Relations says.

Whites still earn the most – SAIRR

2011-02-01 11:27

The average income of whites is close to eight times higher than that of blacks, the SA Institute of Race Relations says.

Scientists simulate world’s “most beautiful” man and woman – this is what they look like

2015-04-02 15:14

Scientists recently used software to create what they consider to be the world’s most attractive faces.

The problem with terms like "clever blacks"

2014-06-03 10:22

Experiencing the world as a black person can be challenging, especially when black people are the ones discriminating against each other.

Ethnic dolls are no better than Barbie dolls

2014-01-15 10:07

Before you pick out that new toy for your child, you might want to consider the effects it could have on their development.

The life of a mixed race child

2013-03-06 15:41

Tanya opens up about what it was like growing up as a mixed race child.

Lesbians raise clever kids

2011-03-18 12:00

Being raised by a same-sex couple is no hindrance to healthy psychological development.


Ferguson releases racist emails from clerk to 2 officers

2015-04-04 10:34

Racist emails released by the city of Ferguson indicate most were sent by a former city court clerk to two police officers, and there's no indication other city employees were involved.

Cape Town race accused 'attacked from all sides'

2015-01-28 06:15

The prosecutor in the sentencing of a Cape Town salesman who called his ex-girlfriend's domestic worker a "kaffir" has suggested community service, with a possible placement in the ANC Women's League, arguing that this would be a way for him to learn to get along with women and black people.

Neighbourhood watches use racial profiling - report

2014-11-30 13:15

Controversy has arisen over the use of racial profiling by certain neighbourhood watches, it has been reported.

Not all equal

2011-02-04 10:29

Stephen Mulholland on the vexed question of race and ability.

Should we shame Mindy Kaling’s brother for “faking black"?

2015-04-16 15:43

Vijay Chokal-Ingam posed as a black American to get into medical school. Does that make him a racial imposter, or is he facing an identity crisis?

Lesbian couple unhappy about black baby: are they racist?

2014-10-03 14:45

Two white women from the USA are suing a sperm bank for selling them sperm from a black donor.

Petite Taye Perry kicks dust up racing her off-road motorcycle

2014-01-21 15:16

When the big 450cc-powered off-road motorcycle comes blasting past and left in a trail of dust, one does not realise that the petite Taye Perry (22) from Pretoria is the rider.

The black doll debate

2013-06-20 11:58

Why are they no 'acceptable' black dolls for kids?

Losers are winners too

2012-09-20 15:37

This mom learns an important lesson from her son about the true meaning of winning.

Lesbians raise clever kids

2011-01-03 12:00

Being raised by a same-sex couple is no hindrance to healthy psychological development.

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