Industrialisation

Something saddens me about seeing Nature’s beauty in industrialised spaces.

Sunsets obscured by electricity wires and poles.

Sunrises veiled by factory smoke.

The ocean’s power halted by brick walls.

Humanity destroying the thing it needs more than technology.

…She says, typing from her tablet.

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The Concept of White Privilege as Racism: A Logical Fallacy

Rhodes Must Fall
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When students at the University of Cape Town began protesting for the removal of the Cecil John Rhodes statue from their campus, a collective breath was held in anticipation of what action Rhodes University students would take. And although the Rhodent front was quiet for a minute, a solidarity march held by the Black Students Movement this past Tuesday would spark a conversation that would lead to the #RhodesSoWhite hashtag and debates about white privilege (and the legitimacy thereof).

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