Velaphi Khumalo apologises for calling for South Africa to be 'cleansed' of white people

2018-11-16 19:33

A government employee who landed himself in hot water for saying the country needed to be cleansed of white people has apologised for his comments.

Rustenburg Girls' Junior denies it rejected sponsored pupil on the basis of race

2018-11-15 15:05

Rustenburg Girls' Junior School has denied allegations that it declined to accept a pupil, sponsored by an external bursary, on the basis of the child's race.

White parents must rub their apartheid dust off and introspect

2018-11-13 06:47

The apartheid ghosts hover over our schools and the parents indoctrinated by their own schooling hold tight to their symbols and traditions, writes Heidi Villa-Vicencio.

Rustenburg girls alumni to meet headmistress after resignation of only black teacher

2018-11-09 23:02

A group of alumni from Rustenburg Girls' Junior School have been invited by the headmistress to a meeting to discuss their concerns about transformation following the controversial departure of the school's first black full-time teacher.

WATCH: Man called racial slur after accidentally bumping woman with car in Margate

Warren Mark was shocked and appalled when a fellow shopper not only keyed his car but also called him a racial slur aimed at Indian peopole outside a shopping centre in Margate. Watch.

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Crying wolf with the race card only sets us back

2018-11-08 10:37

In the recent fallout between Patricia De Lille and the City of Cape Town, De Lille’s supporters were quick to flash the race card and preach racial martyrdom as a convenient scapegoat for more serious allegations.

Black Bar association a positive step to fight racism in legal fraternity

2018-11-07 11:47

It should be an inspiration to us that the new Bar association has categorically declared itself unapologetically black, writes Mcebo Dlamini.

Rustenburg Girls' School: Concerned parents slam dept's transformation comments

2018-11-06 21:02

Concerned parents at Rustenburg Girls' Junior School have slammed the Western Cape education department's response to the public outcry following the resignation of a black teacher at the school.

ANC Western Cape lambasts education dept over racism allegations against top school

2018-11-04 22:36

The ANC of the Western Cape blasted the Western Cape Department of Education following racism allegations aimed at Rustenburg Girls' Junior School after the retrenchment of a black teacher

Top Cape Town girls' school caught in transformation row

2018-11-02 16:48

The Western Cape Education Department is monitoring allegations that a well known Cape Town girls' school is slow to transform, following the reported resignation of a black teacher at the school.


White US official tells black woman he belongs to 'master race'

2018-11-16 06:05

A white county commissioner in northeast Kansas said he belongs to "the master race" as he critiqued a land-use proposal by a black city planner at a board meeting.

Rustenburg Girls: Stereotyping in schools undermines our performance

2018-11-13 10:11

The tragic dismissal of Nozipho Mthembu from Rustenburg Girls' Junior School is a mirror in our face, writes Mamphela Ramphele.

Probe underway following racism claims at Krugersdorp FCS Unit

2018-11-11 20:16

A probe into alleged racism at the Krugersdorp Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences (FCS) unit has been launched by the Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane, her office confirms.

Firework fury fuels ‘racism’

2018-11-09 13:40

A Greytown man could find himself in hot water because of a “racist” Facebook post directed at his neighbour who was letting off fireworks in celebration of Diwali.

Kessie Nair's lawyers want magistrate recused for saying he 'didn't appear remorseful'

2018-11-08 15:22

Kessie Nair's defence team wants the magistrate who denied him bail to recuse herself because she found that Nair "did not appear to be remorseful" during her judgment in his bail application.

Gigaba's pinky gesture and the values we model to our children

2018-11-07 16:35

We are deeply naïve if we think that our children don't see what is happening in Parliament, that they don't know about the Gigaba video and that they don't see us laughing at the president, writes Howard Feldman.

Rustenburg girls alumni in open letter: 'We were forced to become more white'

2018-11-06 21:12

A group of former Rustenburg Girls' school pupils have written an scathing open letter to the governing body over the treatment of Nozipho Mthembu – the school's first black full-time teacher who resigned after feeling undermined and unsupported.

Furore over Cape Town teacher's resignation continues

2018-11-05 20:32

The controversial departure of a Cape Town school teacher from Rustenburg Girls' Junior School has highlighted bigger issues around transformation at schools in South Africa, says a group called Parents for Change.

'Name one country run by a black person that's not a s---hole' - Trump made many racist remarks, says his ex-lawyer

2018-11-03 08:59

President Donald Trump made multiple racist remarks in private in the past 12 years, according to his former lawyer Michael Cohen.

Kessie Nair's defence team wants magistrate to recuse herself

2018-10-31 13:44

Lawyers representing Kessie Nair, the man accused of calling President Cyril Ramaphosa the k-word, want the magistrate who refused to grant him bail to recuse himself, the Verulam Magistrate's Court has heard.

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