There is now no excuse for murder.

Tinyiko Sam Maluleke brings a voice of Reason to the political and emotional landscape of South Africa, walking out the death of white supremacist Eugene Terre’blanche. A few great snippets: “Like many in this country – black and white – I was appalled by and opposed to the political ideals for which Eugene Terre’Blanche stood. […]

Reconciliation and Nation-building in South Africa

“Where are the voices of moderation? Where are the people preaching reconciliation and nation-building? We can’t rely on Nelson Mandela or Desmond Tutu anymore. They won’t be around forever. When our children ask us in the future what we did to save South Africa, will we say, ‘Well, I wrote a bunch of angry comments […]

This is what Easter has to mean. Please pray for the Peace of South Africa

My heart is heavy this morning. It’s Easter morning. I know the Resurrection is real, because I know the power in my own life. But this morning, I need the Resurrection–and therefore the possibility of new life–to be real for the nation of South Africa. My heartland. I woke up to reading this post by […]

Pakistani women work for peace amid violence

Pakistani women work for peace amid violence – The Boston Globe http://ow.ly/YmrD