We are still divided in our diversity – A Response to the DA’s Lindiwe Mazibuko leaving to study

Published in City Press, 18 May 2014, Voices section, Page 1 As South Africans, we say we value diversity, but in reality, we do not. We are vicious towards individuals who don’t fulfill the stereotypes we hold. Lindiwe Mazibuko has certainly received the most malicious butts of our bigotry. Calling her a ‘tea lady’ certainly exposes our own self-hate and...

Live Forever, Plant Seeds

Significant change has happened in many countries with regards to women’s emancipation. However, equality in leadership positions stubbornly evolves at a snail’s pace. Though women are increasingly respected as professionals, very few are holding leadership roles. In having more women in leadership positions, organisations can benefit from their fresh perspectives and get to understand their customers better because in the...