Afrikaner Martial Arts: The Poesklap

Tonight, Koos tells me stories about his father’s commitment to protect him from harm inflicted by other people. The father, he remarks briefly, considered himself the only one entitled to discipline him. The first incident, he says, took place in a bar. When he wanted to meet his pa on the way to school he found . . . → Read More: Afrikaner Martial Arts: The Poesklap

Public Urination: A Matter of Concern

After a TV show about racist White South Africans my host George spiraled into a state of annoyance. Crime bothers him very much but there is another issue that distresses him more, namely, public urination and defecation. While he addressed the threat of robbery and rape only four a couple of minutes, he can talk about . . . → Read More: Public Urination: A Matter of Concern