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On Boxing and the Benefits of Sucking

You don’t only have to do the things you’re good at. Russell Grant explores the benefits of sucking in his latest column.     I am not a fighter, nor am I a believer in strict dichotomies. I’m about 5’10”, 90kgs in the shade, and would probably get whallopped in a real fight. That’s not […]

Lace Your Kicks Up and March Forward : #DurbanisOurs

Sneakers remain our preferred combat boots as we march onward for individual freedom, expression and to make a statement for the culture – a #DurbanisOurs submission by Sihle Makalima.     I came across a bio on twitter not so long ago that said something along the lines of, “People judge you by the clothes […]

Yes, Wakanda Forever, but why not South Africa Forever?

After watching the imaginative tour de force that is Black Panther, Sindile Vabaza thinks about the lessons of the movie and how they relate to South Africa’s future.     Black Panther is, on its own merits, quite simply the best Marvel film to date.   For 2 odd hours, I went on an imaginative […]

The South African Artists on the Black Panther Soundtrack

Yeah, you’ve seen Black Panther 3 times already, but have you listened to the soundtrack? It features some of SA’s top talent alongside Top Dawg Entertainment’s best. Sthembelo Dlamini breaks down the tracks by the South African artists so your ears know what to expect.     Have you seen black panther yet? If not […]

It’s the Time of the Writer

Calling all bookworms, poetry lovers and fanatics of the written word, Time of the Writer is back.     In the immortal words of Grandmaster Flash: You know what time it is. It’s time for the 21st edition of Time of the Writer, coming at ya from the 12th to the 17th of March at […]