AfrikaYetu

An upcoming research organisation focusing on Social, Ecological, Political and Economic [in]Justice Issues in Afrika. We work and stand in solidarity in pursuit of equity with community members in mineral rich areas in the Global South environments.

The Media in Afrika & the Silencing of Voices from the Margins

A spear is only fit for ‘pigs’. Subjects of the ‘postcolonial’ and underdeveloped environments in the global south should be criticised and called all manner of names but not so … Continue reading

July 14, 2016

Benevoluntourism & the mis-Readings of the ‘Postcolonial’ Environments

We do not need Benevoluntourists! What on earth is benevoluntourism, you ask?  Benevoluntourism is the ‘new’, in my view, neoliberal capitalist philanthropic movement. This genre combines charitable acts, buttressed in … Continue reading

June 28, 2016

Religion, Politics and Leadership: a complex balance

The last discussion left me asking the following questions: what exactly is the reason for religion? Why does the human society, some part of it, want/need to practice religion? Any … Continue reading

June 28, 2016

The Construction of Poverty ‘alleviation’ and the Fallacy of Development

Trajectories of capitalist society’s development theories have seen phases of evolution over the years. With the principle of ‘use all the resources available,’ under the barking of the capitalist neoliberal … Continue reading

June 28, 2016

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