HALF ART: Putting a real face on a transient community

Business Day Live | Chris Thurman:


What a difference a week makes. Last Friday, South Africa certainly had more geopolitical credibility: Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir had not yet arrived in the country, and so had not yet given our feckless “leaders” the chance to renege on our commitment to the Rome Statute that gives authority to the International Criminal Court.

Untitled, a photograph in Memory Card Sea Power. Picture: David Southwood

A week ago, Rachel Dolezal was still “mixed race” and was still head of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People chapter in Spokane, Washington. I have been following the Dolezal story with interest…


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