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Petition to free Mauritanian anti-slavery activist gains momentum

A petition at online campaign site Avaaz, calling for the release of Mauritanian anti-slavery activist BIRAM DAH ABEID, has garnered almost a million signatures in the week...

Oceans advocate Lewis Pugh brings the Antarctic to Twitter

Oceans activist Lewis Pugh is swimming across the Antarctic to raise awareness of the need for marine protection in the southernmost oceans of the...

A guide to protecting your big ideas in 2020

The controversy surrounding the concept of Somizi’s popular show, Dinner at Somizi’s has not yet been resolved but it has stressed the...

Five South African track and field athletes you should keep an...

Last week, hardly anyone even knew his name, but on Wednesday South African sprinter Wayde van Niekerk had the rainbow nation beaming with pride when he earned...

Five moments from the Durban Peace March that aren’t helping with...

The Peace March held in Durban on Thursday was meant to provide a platform for South Africans to stand in solidarity with our fellow...

#ZumaQuestions: Zuma vs Malema ends in Parly showdown

MPs put questions to President Jacob Zuma in Parliament on Thursday. When the EFF's Julius Malema raised some troubling questions about Nkandla chaos ensued.

#Blackface in 2014. No, really.

It's 2014 and somehow kids are still using blackface and big butts to portray black people. Why do we still need to explain why...

No, this isn’t déjà vu. It’s another blackface scandal.

You'd think university students would have learnt by now that blackface isn't okay, it's racist.

7 ways to support local small businesses during COVID19

Local small businesses are essential for our economy. They bring growth and innovation to communities. They provide employment, create entrepreneurship opportunities and...

This video of Ntokozo Qwabe celebrating the end of exams will...

After a tumultuous year at the University of Oxford, #RhodesMustFall activist Ntokozo Qwabe is about to graduate from the elite British university. And he's celebrating with...

This is what Adam Habib said about access to higher education

Yes, Adam Habib said university is not for everyone. What do you think of Adam Habib’s statement that, not everyone should go to university? #FeesComission —...

VIDEO: Six months later, Curro is still dividing learners based on...

A shocking new video showing the reality of racial segregation at the infamous Curro Foundation School has been doing the rounds via Facebook. AAISHA...

Don’t worry white people, President Zuma does welcome you

President Jacob Zuma  wowed South Africans during his reply to opposition parties on day three of the State of the Nation debate. The country...

“Stock clothes that encourage girls to live their lives to the...

A mother’s post about how she believes kids’ clothing sold by Woolworths is enforcing gender stereotypes went viral this week. THE DAILY VOX spoke...

Instagram moderators protect men from menstruating women

Rupi Kaur, a Canadian poet and artist, took on Instagram after the social media network removed a self-portrait of Kaur with a spot of...

#Blackface, Chester Missing, and the two-day Twitter war

After the Stellenbosch University blackface debacle, South Africa's favourite puppet, Chester Missing, found himself the subject of criticism on Twitter - wasn't Missing just...

What the hell is going on with AKA, Bonang and DJ...

Over the weekend,Bonang Matheba, AKA and DJ Zinhle took a step back into social media notoriety. The trio had been involved in a love...

UPDATED: A t-shirt gets you kicked out of a Virgin Active?

Muhammed Desai, the national co-ordinator of the South African chapter of the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions lobby against Israel, was forcibly removed from the...

Gauteng education department discovers online registration

The long queues, the endless paperwork, and the kid tugging on your arm whining, “When is it going to be our turn?” Registering your...
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