Since Dylann Roof killed nine congregants at a church in South Carolina last week, millions of words have been typed about his possible motives. The usual excuses for (white) mass murderers all made their appearance: “He’s mentally ill”; “The devil made him do it” and so on, ad nauseum. But all you have to do is read his racist manifesto to understand what actions and his beliefs.
Nathi is a 3rd year graphic design student studying at the Durban University of Technology. He lives in Mayville, Durban and has a disability called ‘Micropthalmia’ – the underdevelopment of the eye, which causes visual impairment. His love for art and cartoons has always kept him going and looking beyond his disability.