Durban’s ‘Gandhi-Luthuli Salt March’

Durban has for many years been a city that observes the commemoration of Mahatma Gandhi’s historic ‘Salt March’ protest against British occupation in India by holding annual marches of its own. Citizens can participate in a celebration of Gandhi’s legacy and of victory against British imperialism. Gandhi’s original protest occurred in India between the 12th …

Omar Badsha: Placing the Collective Above the Individual

Last month saw President Cyril Ramaphosa bestow the 2018 National Orders on a number of extraordinary local citizens and foreign nationals. The National Orders, which are presented annually on Freedom Day, are the highest awards that the country can bestow on individuals. In 1998, the Presidential Advisory Council on National Orders was tasked with revising the orders …