Category Archives: South Africa

George Thomas Clark Podcast #2 – Visiting South Africa

Doug Nareau, a Sacramento attorney and world traveller, recently returned from a month in South Africa where he toured the great cities of Cape Town, Durban, and Johannesberg as well as some of the beautiful towns along the southern coast. In addition to tourism, Clark and Nareau discuss South African history, Nelson Mandela, current crime, […]

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Mandela v. Obama

This story is part of the collection “Death in the Ring”

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Viva Madiba

I like Mort Zuckerman’s one-word characterization of Mandela last night on PBS: Incandescent. Viva Madiba

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Alarmed by “2016 Obama’s America”

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

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World According to Americans

Don’t know if they were godless communists or radical Muslims but some outrageous critters emailed world map insulting Americans. On map they write we think Canada’s uninhabited. Bull feathers. We know few icy people live up there, and they sure as hell want to be like Alaska next door, which is now America except for […]

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Zuma Demands Dignity

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue”

Also posted in Africa, AIDS, Art, Jacob Zuma, Painters, Rape, Sex, Short Pieces - GTC