Reflective-Global voices: what would you say if your voice was heard loud and clear?

outhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SS7I0izxW8U I found this video very fitting, especially since yesterday in South Africa, we acknowledged the struggle of woman in our country. Just a little background: On 9 August 1956, more than 50,000 women staged a march on the Union Buildings in Pretoria to protest against the proposed amendments to the Urban Areas Act (commonly … Continue reading Reflective-Global voices: what would you say if your voice was heard loud and clear?

Week 4: Torture, Smorture! Away with the old I say, away with you (ranting in old English accent)!!!

This is my fourth post for the #pht402 professional ethics course that I’m participating in for the next few weeks. In order to stimulate thinking, each participant in the course was required to engage with materials which can be found at topic for 4th Week.  Thinking about this topic brings me to an exercise my grade 6 teacher … Continue reading Week 4: Torture, Smorture! Away with the old I say, away with you (ranting in old English accent)!!!

Week 3: “All people are equal, some people are just more equal than others”

This is my third post for the #pht402 professional ethics course that I’m participating in for the next few weeks. In order to stimulate thinking each participant in the course was required to engage with materials. The topic for this week addresses the topic of equality, discrimination and how homosexuality fits into the mix.   For those of you … Continue reading Week 3: “All people are equal, some people are just more equal than others”