Category: Current Affairs & Opinion

Why I’m not Happy with the Media’s Take on the Helen Zille and Cape Times debacle

March 19, 2015 4 min to read

Why I’m not Happy with the Media’s Take on the Helen Zille and Cape Times debacle

Category : Articles (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

This week there’s been a huge debacle in the South African media world aft...

Racial Self-Righteousness: The Real Problem

March 3, 2015 3 min to read

Racial Self-Righteousness: The Real Problem

Category : Articles (Current Affairs & Opinion), Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

So much of our discussion on race in South Africa misses the point. We focus on ...

Summarising the Discussion on Mark Driscoll

August 28, 2014 4 min to read

Summarising the Discussion on Mark Driscoll

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Blogs (Faith), Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

When it was announced that Mark Driscoll, well-known evangelical pastor at Mars ...

A Non-Opinion on Israel and Palestine

July 16, 2014 6 min to read

A Non-Opinion on Israel and Palestine

Category : Current Affairs & Opinion, Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

The big international news these past two weeks has been the eruption of war in ...

South Africa 2014 Elections: Vote nanny state, or corruption, or human theocracy?

May 4, 2014 7 min to read

South Africa 2014 Elections: Vote nanny state, or corruption, or human theocracy?

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

After completing a small voting aid tool to help decide on who to vote for out o...

Syria: The Show Must Go On

September 17, 2013 6 min to read

Syria: The Show Must Go On

Category : Current Affairs & Opinion, Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

Psalm 2 1 Why do the nations rage and the peoples plot in vain? 2 The kings of...

Why the Spanking Drama is Now Making me Nervous

September 12, 2013 2 min to read

Why the Spanking Drama is Now Making me Nervous

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

You may or may not be following the story around Joshua Generation Church (JGC)...

Enter the Cyborg Generation (Story at Do Gaming)

March 6, 2012 0 min to read

Enter the Cyborg Generation (Story at Do Gaming)

Category : Current Affairs & Opinion

Rob 'Eyeborg' Spence, real-life cyborg Artificial hearts with no pulse...

The Interesting Responses to the New DASO Poster

January 24, 2012 2 min to read

The Interesting Responses to the New DASO Poster

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

Yesterday the Democratic Alliance Student Organisation (DASO) revealed its new c...

How Objective is the Media: A post on Thought Leader

November 8, 2011 0 min to read

How Objective is the Media: A post on Thought Leader

Category : Articles (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

Mail & Guardian’s Thought Leader has published a post of mine on the ...

Atheists, Hawking, Know What You’re Talking About

May 18, 2011 9 min to read

Atheists, Hawking, Know What You’re Talking About

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Blogs (Faith), Current Affairs & Opinion, Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

This week Stephen Hawking, the world-renowned physicist, remarked that there &#...

Integration is Wrong

January 27, 2011 10 min to read

Integration is Wrong

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Blogs (Faith), Current Affairs & Opinion, Life-Ecstatic (Faith)

Please check out the artist’s website who made this cool pic. I’m h...

Justice vs Culture: Which is First?

January 13, 2011 4 min to read

Justice vs Culture: Which is First?

Category : Articles (Current Affairs & Opinion), Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

It seems obvious that South Africa has significant challenges when it comes to ...

May 24, 2010 1 min to read

Discovery Health and Principles – Way to Go Discovery

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

(Picture courtesy of the Wall Street Journal) This post might be seen to be a l...

April 7, 2010 2 min to read

South Africa: Being Optimistic, Negative or Realistic?

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

Over at Sipho Hlongwane’s blog he makes quite a positive statement about ...

March 24, 2010 5 min to read

The South African Press vs the ANC Youth League? #SpeakZA !

Category : Blogs (Current Affairs & Opinion), Current Affairs & Opinion

The freedom and independence of the press is a powerful and needed thing in any ...

October 7, 2009 0 min to read

Article at The Times Live

Category : Articles (Current Affairs & Opinion), Articles (Writing), Current Affairs & Opinion, Writing

The Times have published an article of mine today about The African Way and post...