Lauren Beukes has added her voice to the debate on the need for more female superheroes in Hollywood movies. I think maybe we should have a debate first on the need for Hollywood movies. She is of the opinion we need more capes and less princesses in these movies.
The legacy of the apartheid years is still very present in South Africa. We had discussions on the statue of Cecil Rhodes (no discussions have I seen yet on the need to abstain from the scholarships named after the very same man) and the statue was removed. To remove a statue is one thing, but … Continue reading objective assessment of the good and bad