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Monthly Archives: March 2017

01 Mar 2017

I am Linda Steenkamp

By: Candice Kern-Thomas The picture that emerged of black woman, Linda Steenkamp, being transported by white farmer Johan Erasmus in a cage on the back of his bakkie struck a deep cord in my being because at that moment I recognised myself as a black person and so many other black people in her. I envision Steenkamp as the cover girl of all that black people are perceived to be, of all that society would like us to believe we […]