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Those who consider themselves “coloured” have obviously not yet been liberated from the apartheid yoke, writes Lionel Adendorf. The whole point of Bruinou.com's existence is not to be the entity…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 22:27

Are Coalitions Democratic?

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One of democracy’s fundamental flaws is the concept of coalitions. The 50% plus one vote rule provides the background for a complex yet simplistic abrogation of citizens’rights by politicians. Party…
I am celebrating Wayde van Niekerk's victory as "my own" and I am as happy for him as I would be if a family member had broken the world record.…
Monday, 15 August 2016 23:32

Don’t be Fooled by My Complexion

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Don’t be fooled by my complexion, as a mixed-race individual I’m proud of my Black side, and no, I’m not wearing an ANC scarf hoping for a tender as I…
The term “Coloured” began trending on Twitter after Wayde van Niekerk won Olympic gold and set a new world record, and that’s okay, says Carla Bernardo. Many of the issues…
When given an open brief on a video work for “Women’s Day” my self-awareness went into overdrive like, there are so many issues pertaining to existing in this palatable yet…
Sunday, 31 July 2016 19:06

Why are Coloured Women so Angry?

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Nadine has been asking herself this question since she was a little girl. Now as a woman she shares some of the conclusions she has reached, I Am Not Your…
In this opinion piece by Brian Ebden, he addresses the dire issues facing the Coloured population group of South Africa and more particularly those living in the Westren Cape and…
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 00:17

Is an Independent Western Cape Viable?

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In this opinion piece on Politicsweb.co.za RW Johnson, author of the book 'How Long Will SA Survive?', discusses whether the Western Cape could ever go it alone. We at Bruinou.com…
Today is Mother's Day and while so many of us are celebrating this beautiful day, in Eerste River 32 mothers and their 61 children had to sleep outside in the…
There is little doubt that poverty hampers early childhood development which in turn affects a child's learning ability as they grow older and usually ends in a child not living…
The Case of the Coloured Correctional Service Officers. . Coloured officers (and one White) are being denied promotion even though they have been recommended by assessment Boards after very long…
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