iOS app Android app

South Africa Racism

How Race Factors Into the Pistorius and Kutumela Murder Trials in South Africa

Sisonke Msimang | Posted 07.14.2014 | Impact
Sisonke Msimang

It is hard for many South Africans not to draw the conclusion that in spite of racial progress, white lives have more value than black ones.

This Day In Black History: South Africa's Apartheid Regime Condemned By The United Nations (PHOTOS)

Posted 11.06.2012 | Black Voices

While Americans exercise their right to vote today, South Africans are quietly commemorating a step toward their own democratic existence. On Novem...

Police Probe Racially Charged Facebook Photo

AP | Posted 10.28.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG — South African police are investigating an image posted on Facebook of a white man with a hunting rifle and a big grin kneeling in...

Academic Calls For Racist South African Students To Be Reinstated

The Huffington Post | Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A two-year-old video widely seen as racist is sparking debate in Africa again after an academic called for the students involved to be allowed to resu...

Movie Review: District 9

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The "wow" factor in Neill Blomkamp's District 9 is huge -- so much so that it would be easy to overlook what a soulful, tragically heroic story it is.

South African Immigrants Face Hostility, Xenophobia (VIDEO)

Worldfocus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Last year, waves of attacks on immigrants swept through South Africa. Now those same immigrants are caught between violence in a country that wants ...