• Historical education

    When he died, Cecil John Rhodes left some of his enormous wealth to found a prestigious scholarship. Part of his sprawling estate was given over to the establishment of the[…]

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  • 2015!

    I can’t believe 2014 is over. What a year! I’m sure you do something similar, at the end of every year, I like to take stock – list the things[…]

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  • The tweet

    Senzo Meyiwa was laid to rest a week ago, but the hubbub around my question about his funeral refuses to die down. “Who paid for this massive funeral for #SenzoMeyiwa?”[…]

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  • On the wrath of Black Twitter and being called a racist:

    I grew up mostly in post-apartheid South Africa. I learnt our history both inside the school system and because I love history more than almost anything else, outside of it[…]

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