Ubuntu: I am Because We Are

Ubuntu: I am Because We Are

The African philosophy of ubuntu teaches that we are human only through the humanity of others. Buddhists of African descent explore the synergy between ubuntu and the Buddhist teachings on interdependence. From the March 2022 issue of Lion’s...
The Healing of a Broken Nation

The Healing of a Broken Nation

The first democratic elections and the first black elected government in 1994 brought about political freedom for the majority in South Africa although the same cannot be said for economic freedom. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) afforded both the...
The rise of the masses against the oppressive regime

The rise of the masses against the oppressive regime

The black majority comprising of Africans, Coloureds and Indians started to devise organized actions to curb these discriminatory practices. These actions came at a cost of numerous lives being lost in this struggle for liberation. The African National Congress, The...