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4 times inclusivity and representation won this year

by: admin - 22 September 2017

4 times inclusivity and representation won this year

Plus-size, queer, being as dark as Alek Wek; suddenly everything society told us was wrong with us is what is helping us get ahead. Here are 4 reasons why there has never been a better time be yourself. 1. The Thick Leeyonce clapback that was heard around the world Things didn’t turn out as planned...

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Ballin’ on a budget: 5 things you can do in Jozi for under R300

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 22 September 2017

Ballin’ on a budget: 5 things you can do in Jozi for under R300

So you are planning the next date or lining up activities for a squad outing. Your flesh is ready, your spirit is on fire but there’s just one problem: the rand is low. Don’t worry, this is Jo’burg — home of the bargain and land of the good time. 1. SAB World of Beer (R115...

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Take a trip down memory lane with our Heritage Day playlist

by: Cole Ndelu - 20 September 2017

Take a trip down memory lane with our Heritage Day playlist

We’ve put together a playlist that will have your parents and other relatives shouting, “Oh, that’s my jam!” and will have you singing along too. Music that everyone will enjoy and sway to. Listen to the playlist on Deezer Listen to the playlist on iTunes

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DooWap talks DJing and Deals

by: Cole Ndelu - 15 September 2017

DooWap talks DJing and Deals

From her music to her fashion style, everything about Khetsiwe Morgan is complex and eclectic. With her luminous neon braids and the triangle tattoo placed squarely at the center of her face, Khetsiwe who is commonly known as DJ DooWap defies the very concept of ordinary. This is evident with her music which draws inspiration...

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The New Nerd’s Guide to Black Superheroes

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 14 September 2017

The New Nerd’s Guide to Black Superheroes

To those who have just joined the superhero nerd club, welcome. The world of meta humans, gods, and alien beings may seem milky white and you’re probably wondering if Black Panther is the only black superbeing. Thankfully, this is not true. While you wait in eager anticipation for the premiere of the Black Panther film...

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The black saviour: Introducing the black Powerpuff Girl

by: Armand Mukenge - 14 September 2017

The black saviour: Introducing the black Powerpuff Girl

The introduction of the first black character on Powerpuff Girls was met with much celebration and cheer. The addition of the Powerpuff girl will play an important role for many young black kids who will get to see themselves represented kicking ass and taking names. But let’s be honest, Powerpuff Girls has been struggling since the...

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Comedy and errors with Khanyisa Bhunu

by: Lerato Motsiri - 31 August 2017

Comedy and errors with Khanyisa Bhunu

It has been eight years since Khanyisa Bunu ditched the blackboard and chalk for a life on stage delivering comedic punchlines and laughter. We caught up with the teacher turned comedian and actress at DRUMBeat Festival to see what has been going on in her life since making the big move. It’s hard to miss...

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Become a published author with just 140 characters

by: Rofhiwa Maneta - 29 August 2017

Become a published author with just 140 characters

Here are the facts: Statistics show that only 14% of the South African population are active book readers, and a mere 5% read regularly to their children. Of course, things are a bit more complicated than that. Books cost money, under-representation is a hot topic. Combined, these result in a significant barrier to entry to...

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Tshepo and Gabriela recap the drama of the past week on We Know Everything

by: admin - 25 August 2017

Tshepo and Gabriela recap the drama of the past week on We Know Everything

Tshepo and Gabriela are back with another hilarious episode of We Know Everything.  Watch as they recap the drama of the past week.

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Introducing Live Mag’s latest web show: We Know Everything

by: admin - 22 August 2017

Introducing Live Mag’s latest web show: We Know Everything

Watch the first episode of Live Magazine’s humourous pop-culture web show featuring Tshepo Mosokotso and Gabriela McGowan, We Know Everything.  

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