Introducing Onkgopotse Abram Tiro - Not many people would be aware of the name, Onkgopotse Abram Tiro, despite the fact that he's regarded by many as the 'father' of the 1976 Soweto Uprising. In… Continue Reading
Homeless 101 - A recent project aimed at highlighting the issue of homelessness in South Africa has seen the Denis Hurley Centre team up with the Daily Maverick and Story Sessions to… Continue Reading
The Denis Hurley Centre The Denis Hurley Centre: An Update - It's been a very busy couple of months for the Denis Hurley Centre! In June the centre was host to the 2019 Street Store, organised in collaboration with Grace Family… Continue Reading
The Very Honourable, Judge Edwin Cameron - This past Tuesday, Edwin Cameron appeared for the last time as a judge of the Constitutional Court, the highest court in South Africa. This final sitting of Justice Cameron… Continue Reading
Ahmed Kathrada and Molvi Yusuf Cachalia, members of the Transvaal Indian Congress, circa 1950 uAhmed Kathrada (21 August 1929-28 March 2017) - Namuhla, iNingizimu Afrika izilele ukudlula emhlabeni kwesishoshovu sepolitiki, neqhawe lomzabalazo, uAhmed Mohamed Kathrada. Ngesikhathi ethula inkulumo kwi SAFM wabuzwa ukuthi angathanda ukukhunjulwa kanjani? Waphendula wathi, ‘Njengomuntu ozamile ukuba nomthelela.… Continue Reading
The Unfriendly Ghosts - If you're old enough to remember the original A-Team, you'll likely also have a clear memory of the massive tanks that would roll up and down South African streets… Continue Reading
Durban Reveals its Liberation Heritage to MBA Class - Anthony Wilson-Prangley, a lecturer from the Gordon Institute of Business Science at Pretoria University recently brought two groups of learners through to Durban to experience our Liberation Heritage Route.… Continue Reading
Five Photographers: A Tribute to David Goldblatt - Earlier this month we wrote about an exhibition of Sue Williamson's work that's currently showing at the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg. A bit closer to home,  at the Durban… Continue Reading
The Impact of Intergenerational Trauma - On Friday the 15th December 1989 Doreen Mgoduka woke up to discover that her husband, Glen, hadn't returned from a meeting he had gone to the previous evening. Ordinarily… Continue Reading
Bhambatha kaMancinza at a wedding ceremony in 1905 IMpi KaBhambatha - Ngesonto elidlule sibhale ngodaba lodonga oludala oluhlukanisa ijele – Durban Central Prison Boundary Wall. Kuleliviki sibheka olunye udonga nelinye ijele eAddingon Beach, ePoint kunodonga olwaziwa nge ‘Prisoner of War’… Continue Reading