Art, Politics and South Africa

One of the most striking things about art in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Century has been its political voice. Dictators have been frightened of criticism through art. The Soviets imprisoned or exiled many writers. The Chinese communist party censors all forms of art. Hitler burnt many books. Movies like Cry Freedom did a lot to […]

2012 Report Released On Tobacco Related Deaths in Kenya

A report recently released in the 2012 Tobacco Atlas holds tobacco accountable for 3% of men’s deaths in Kenya. The comprehensive report also found that around 15 billion cigarettes are smoked each and every year by Kenyans alone. These numbers are staggering both in terms of deaths caused and cigarettes smoked, there is even talk […]