by Joel Dreyfuss onDecember 20, 2009
Americans like to keep score, but the final result in Copenhagen depends on which media you read.
August 28, 2009
Although the levels proved to be higher than usual, Caster Semenya's test results from three years ago are within range for a woman. Can the debate end now?
by Kai Wright onAugust 25, 2009
Caster Semenya’s humanity has already been sacrificed to Western culture’s desperate, frightened effort to maintain the fiction of binary, fixed gender.
by Helena Andrews onAugust 25, 2009
The gender issue surrounding Caster Semenya seems to directly question race and beauty. Who gets to set the standards?
August 20, 2009
South African runner Caster Semenya just won the 800-meter gold medal at the World Athletics Championship. So why is everyone questioning her gender?
August 17, 2009
District 9 tells a provocative tale of humans and their intolerance and explotiation of the "other". And the Nigerians are some of the main players.
August 14, 2009
With its social commentary and existential angst 'District 9' is certainly not your typical alien invasion flick in which plotline is secondary to special effects. Who knew a sci-fi thriller could actually have a heart?
July 30, 2009
In South Africa, thirty-one lesbians have been reported raped and murdered since 1998. According to one rights group, only two of those cases have ever made it to the courts...
July 27, 2009
Demanding higher wages, thousands go on strike in Johannesburg...
July 22, 2009
Anger mounts on some of the country's poorest regions as those living their claim they are without basic services...
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