Yesterday was a day of empowerment! As a white male South African, I represent so much ugliness to people who have been affected by white oppression. I acknowledge that. I will fight for what I believe in. I will raise my nothing voice and contribute. Why? Because I have a label of privilege, let me use it. Because I am white, let me use it. Because I am a minority, I have to use it. Not for me. I do it for those who hate me most. For the ideals in which I believe. I understand the distrust. But still I rise for something greater than myself.
I’ve seen Terminator, The Matrix, iRobot
I know what the future holds
I cannot believe that we live in a time where on the day of Elie Wiesel’s death, the day that Night fell upon the light it produced, that today of all days, I am penning a post entitled ‘Defending Madiba’.
It’s been an exciting week on The Blog Tag though, as the group of inspirational bloggers have been dealing with a week themed travel
Trigger Warning: Political and racial commentary Johannesburg, South Africa, 2016… Well, one stupid post by a stupid Real Estate Agent threatened to overthrow all that is positive about the South African Dream… The South African Dream, and ideal, the legacy… Continue Reading →
On Saturday I tried to make something out of nothing, quite literally, within 5 minutes (more on that here…) The ironic thing is that I really (for 5 minutes) struggled, and I layered #TDC1609 with subtext, which I actually bought into… Continue Reading →
It was a great day in the DS106-iverse; A simple task resulted in mucho creative connectedness for all involved 🙂 All we had to do really was: Show the world how DS106 is MASSIVE (by creating some massive art) –… Continue Reading →