Khanyi Dhlomo is My Mentor, She Just Doesn’t Know It Yet

If you ask any young black, millennial, female who decided to actively pursue a career in media, what keeps her going despite the numerous obstacles that pop up along the way, Khanyi Dhlomo’s success story is bound to come up in conversation.

It all began for most when they saw this young woman who, at the age of 20, made history as the first black newscaster for South Africa’s national broadcaster in 1995. Continue reading “Khanyi Dhlomo is My Mentor, She Just Doesn’t Know It Yet”

Why Anita Ronge – the “Kasi Mlungu” – is Wrong

On my way to work yesterday morning, I was confronted by some BS in the form of the self-proclaimed ‘Kasi Mlungu’ who seemed to be trying to say that her life is so hard because she’s too white to be black and too black to be white. Continue reading “Why Anita Ronge – the “Kasi Mlungu” – is Wrong”

Happy Birthday Major League! Stream this playlist of their best tracks

Johannesburg-based DJ duo Banele and Bandile Mbere turn 26 today and in celebration of this milestone, I created a major league playlist for you guys to enjoy.

The Major League DJz were actually born in Boston,  Continue reading “Happy Birthday Major League! Stream this playlist of their best tracks”