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Enter the animated world of people, robots & aliens

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 24 May 2016

Enter the animated world of people, robots & aliens

Overwatch officially launches today. Now grab your console and unleash the hero inside of you. Picture the future world, where humans and robots coexist. Peace among the species’ is short lived and the world begins to fall into chaos. A group of elite soldiers from around the globe band together to restore peace and they are...

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Substance over societal abuse

by: Phumlani Pikoli - 24 May 2016

Substance over societal abuse

The other day at a bar we were talking about how in the hood the drunks of the street were often considered the most brilliant minds of their time. There was a suggestion that in the hood when someone was labelled “crazy” it often meant that they were far ahead of their time and that...

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I’m depressed, I need help

by: Sonwabile Maqubela - 24 May 2016

I’m depressed, I need help

According to the South African Depression and Anxiety group (Sadag), 75% of those needing care don’t receive it. Maybe this is why we never talk about depression.  HHP recently spoke about his struggles with depression. So has Vuyelwa Booi, Simphiwe Dana and Roxy Burger. I want to open up, too. I was diagnosed with depression at 13...

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Pap Culture Talks | Confessions of a young voter

by: Kamaria Balkisson - 23 May 2016

Pap Culture Talks | Confessions of a young voter

The crew from Pap Culture share their past experiences of voting, discuss upcoming elections and the responsibility of youth voters. Are you voting in the upcoming municipal elections? Join in the conversation on Facebook and Twitter with #2X

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I thought I was in love but I was being catfished

by: Tumelo Mabuza - 20 May 2016

I thought I was in love but I was being catfished

  It all started in 2012 in a chatroom. I met a guy who I thought I would really make a good friend, so we started chatting on Whatsapp. The following year, when I was doing my first year at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), he told me studied at the same campus as me....

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10 local songs we would like to hear on the radio

by: Live Staff - 20 May 2016

10 local songs we would like to hear on the radio

It’s been almost a week since the SABC announced that 90% of the playlist must be local. But all we’ve been hearing are old hits. Here are 10 songs made in this era that we would like to hear on the radio.   Lance Theron ft. Candice Thornton “Higher” 5FM, here’s a jam for you....

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Blessers: modern day ubuntu

by: Kamaria Balkisson - 19 May 2016

Blessers: modern day ubuntu

When women are forced to marry for the sake of economic stability there is no outcry. When women are denied access to education and well-paying jobs there is little complaint. When women are looked down on as brainless homemakers despite their achievements there are very few men on our side. We all know that “blessers”...

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Common & Latifah support HIV/AIDS concert in SA

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 18 May 2016

Common & Latifah support HIV/AIDS concert in SA

Twitter was in a state of rapture when the news broke that Queen Latifah and Common were gracing our shores in July this year. The pair, who were a trending topic yesterday afternoon will be performing at the free “Keep The Promise” free concert at Durban’s Sahara Stadium Kingsmead, hosted by AHF (Aids Healthcare Foundation). Aimed at...

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