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an anthropologist on the rise and fall of empires,superpower etc ,a reader and writer ,jazz fanatic and sports fanatic ,i write in my personal capacity

The word Marathon is derived from the Battle of Marathon which took place some good 2505 years ago near the village of Marathon.

Soon after becoming president Jacob Zuma appoints a very different ministerial team that has a well detailed mandate for example the national planning commission.

South Africa resembles the "Animal farm", with the ruling party acting out like the committee of pigs deciding upon who is more equal than others.

Jesus Christ was born under colonialism, under the roman empire Jews were treated the same way as blacks under apartheid South Africa.

This are the last words Julius Caesar is thought to have said when he was betrayed by his dear friend Brutus

President Jacob Zuma has from time to time spoken his mind and I have compiled a series of quotation by our head of state

This common message is found in dog owners yard as they use this centuries old message to warn, intimidate and scare of potential thief’ and unwanted visitor.

Ali Baba who had a brother called Cassim was just another poor man wandering the land looking for food and wood.

I thought perhaps today I should recite a bit of poetry. The following extract is taken off W.B Yeats’ poem called the ‘Second Coming’

Today the ANC resembles the wolf that cuts and drinks its own bloo.

President Zuma tried all manner of tricks to avoid answering question for his 700 plus allegations of corruption "but the emperor is naked".

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