A Century On: Remembering Archbishop Denis Eugene Hurley

November 9th marked 105 years since the birth of Durban’s Archbishop Denis Hurley. He was a long-celebrated and fierce opponent of the apartheid regime and was known for his commitment to social justice and the ideals of freedom, truth, and equality. Perhaps more than anything, he was known as a guiding beacon of hope during …

Paddy Kearney Way Unveiled

This past November marked one year since the passing of Paddy Kearney, who died on the 23rd November 2018 at the age of 76. Softly spoken, Kearney’s gentle demeanour belied his strength of character that saw him serve as an executive member of the United Democratic Front, repeatedly ignoring the restrictions placed on South Africans …

Gerald Patrick Kearney: 28th August 1942-23rd November 2018

This past year we have celebrated the lives of some of our country’s greatest leaders, and we end off the year commemorating the life of yet another fallen comrade, Paddy Kearney, who passed away unexpectedly last month. Paddy Kearney was an unassuming individual whose peaceful demeanour disguised the strength of will and character that served him …