Posts Tagged ‘Persecution’

May 28, 2008 …I can’t get the stench of urine out of my nostrils. It’s the smell of fear, anger and humiliation. I smelt it last night, when I spoke to the refugees outside Caledon Square police station. I saw it running thick in the gutters a couple of feet away from where people were […]


The champions of human rights inevitably face persecution from the entrenched authorities and the powers that be. This is a constant of history; it is inescapable. All victories for human rights have been won as the fruit of such struggles. Therefore, it is necessary to always view things from a long-range perspective. By so doing, […]