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Blogs and Journalizm by Poverty Skolaz locally and globally linked below:
Nelson Mandela - Lala Ngokuthulala baba ube yiqhawe kithi/We shall continue where you left off - The Shackdwellers Union in South Africa on Our Hero Nelson Mandela
By Bandile Mdlalose/Special From our Comrades at the Shackdwellers Union in South Africa
Newsroom is packed this month, filled with stories. Papa Bear comes late— says he had gotten a ticket on the bus trying to get to our sacred monthly circle. As he sits down next to me, I can feel his anguish. And I feel my own deep sadness, because when he speaks I hear what he’s really saying: that he wants to go home, that he is tired of living a hard life, that he wants to rest.