Culture Articles

Viva Voting! Viva Zille!

03 June 2009 | by Laura Dantonio

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The first South African election of 1994 – after apartheid – is right up there with the fall of the Berlin Wall as one of the mythical events of democratic history: the long queues, the long waits, the good-humoured patience and stoicism, the transcendent joy of a country full of people...

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Committed partnerships and marriage: the issue is equality not ‘what people do in bed’

03 June 2009 | by Laura Dantonio

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Lesbian, gay and bisexual Quakers, meeting at the end of April, were united in the view that Britain Yearly Meeting’s response to the recognition of same-sex committed partnerships must be focused on equality and not on ‘what people do in bed’. The planned sessions at Yearly...

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The Word

28 October 2003 | by Rowena Loverance

– The Word has disappeared into Flesh; become implicate, folded into the tapestry of things.

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