We are young, vibrant and creative, filled with so much potential yet it all goes to waste because as it stands South Africa has the worst youth unemployment rate in the world. We are the 90’s generation, the generation that came after years of Apartheid.
Philosopher. Educator. Essayist. Editor. Publisher. Novelist. Politician. These terms give an insight to who John Langalibalele Dube was. Dube was the founding president of the South African Native National Congress (SANNC) which then became African National Congress (ANC) in 1923.
It may appear to date that Black youth have attained higher levels of education today than at any other time in South African history. There are more black matriculates, more black high-level passes in Mathematics and Science, and many more black university graduates, both as a proportion of the black proportion and in absolute terms.
DROGAS Wave Review
DROGAS Wave is definitely not an album that can be listened in a few days. Lupe is undeniably known for the densest yet compact verses, Lupe’s love for dense verses often overshadows the empathy that runs through the finest moments of his career.
Donald Glover, 34, better known by his stage name, Childish Gambino is an American writer, actor, comedian and a musician. Glover’s newest single “This Is America”, joins the second season his series ATLANTA. He showcases a darker more sinister vision than anything he has ever done.
Recently the whole world has been struck by the racism outburst that took place on social media, from the H&M saga which features a young black boy wearing a hoodie written “coolest monkey in the jungle” and remarkable slurs and detrimental statements about African, Asians and Haitian Nations by the American president.
What does Mandela day mean to me as a young South African? Mandela day first and foremost is a day which was not only the birthday of the late South African leader, he was born on the 18th of July 1918, it is also a day dedicated to the former statesman and his 67 years of selfless dedication to the struggle of the attainment of freedom in the country.