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THE MISSION OF THE ARTHUR NIEKLAASSEN ACADEMY

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THE MISSION OF THE ARTHUR NIEKLAASSEN ACADEMY

A LEADER IN PROGRESSIVE EMPOWERING THE LOW INCOME SECTION OF THE POPULATION AND THE WORKING CLASS, IS TO DEVELOP PHYSICALLY AND EMOTIONALLY HEALTHY ACTIVE CONSUMERS WITH DEBT AND OR WITHOUT DEBT WHO EXVEL IN AN EVER CHANGING WORLD, ACCOMPLISHED THROUGH

UNLIMITED EDUCATION AND UPSKILLING EXPERIENCES

BETTER THEIR LIFES FOR THEM AND THEIR CHILDREN

MAKING SOUTH AFRICA A BETTER PLACE WITH KNOWLEDGE GAIN VIA THE PROGRAMES.

PARTNERING WITH COMMUNITIES AND FAMILIES, IN A SECURE, CHALLENGING AND ERGERMING ENVIROMENT

Speaking at Hamilton College about Stigma, Oppression, Birth Control and Social Hierarchy

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By Ondine Jean-Baptiste

On a bleak, rainy day in upstate New York, there was only one thing on the minds and tongues of both Kiran and Hamilton students: survival. What started as a joke inquiring about the dreary and frigid weather in Clinton became the theme of the evening as curious and passionate young adults gathered to listen and share in their anxieties and questions about post-grad life, reproductive health, and the general oppressive state of being a woman under a 21st century Trumpian regime.

After Kiran gave a backstory explaining how her early passion for music turned into a healthy retreat from misogynistic bro culture (common in many prestigious American colleges), she and I opened the floor to really investigate how we can move forward in effectively combatting menstrual stigma, including straight men into the conversation, and weighing the pros and cons of birth control.

Ultimately, the room left feeling…

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Doubtful

By Andrew Bolt ~ South Africa is sliding, sliding … Next step, to be like Zimbabwe and throw whites off their productive farms: President Jacob Zuma said 2017 is the year of ‘taking land back to the people’ and for this reason government will seek to change legislation to allow for land expropriation without compensation… […]

via South Africa’s New Plan: Be Like Zimbabwe — PA Pundits – International

And Next?

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/04/sp-downgrades-south-africa-credit-rating-junk-170403193851799.html Credit rating agency Standard and Poor’s (S&P) has downgraded South Africa’s rating to junk status, as the country’s currency continued to slide following a major cabinet reshuffle. In an unscheduled review that prompted a sell-off in South African assets, S&P on Monday cited the impact of divisions in the government of President Jacob Zuma […]

via S&P downgrades South Africa’s credit rating to “junk” — Follow The Money

Khoi San won’t be Happy

by Katherine Frisk: In “It’s A Declaration Of War”: South Africa’s President Calls For Confiscation Of White Land” Zero Hedge comments: “After South Africa’s embattled president Jacob Zuma pledged, in a surprising address to parliament one month ago, to break up white ownership of business and land to reduce inequality (in a State of the […]

via Gupta’s Revenge – Land Grabs And Black On White Civil War In South Africa —

We Are Heading There

Barring President Zuma’s untimely demise, there remain only two possible futures for South Africa. From the moment the new cabinet was announced, we’ve been choosing one of the futures without realising it. Had we been serious about holding government to account — see South Korea, Brazil, and parts of the U.S — we’d have mobilised, occupied, […]

via Jacob Zuma is a Political Genius. Here’s Why. — sanitythinksoutloud.com