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Decolonising the curriculum, to what end?

Decolonising the curriculum, to what end?

Decolonising the curricula is to education what not being dead is to a good life: a prerequisite, but not a goal in itself.  Steve Biko argued that you should define yourself in terms of what you are, never in terms of what you are not, hence black people should never refer to themselves as “non-white”….

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The devil won’t answer your prayers

The devil won’t answer your prayers

In South Africa, we have too much and too little faith in people. Too much in those with power, and too little in those with none. It may sound odd to say we have too much faith in those in power, given the daily chorus of discontent ringing out across all forms of media. But…

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