What Fashion Trends Tell Us About Our World Fashion is visibly shifting and sending out a new message – are you paying attention?

Are you really what you wear? The fashion world is often portrayed as shallow and fanciful, but if it is, it’s only because it reflects our collective choices and desires.

The Great Homework Debate Children no longer have the time to be children anymore.

Do we want wonder-kids? Or do we want our kids to have the wonder of childhood? Balance is getting harder to find in and outside the classroom.

10 Years, 10 Headlines South Africa’s top business and economics news from the last decade

A smear on the face of widespread poverty in South Africa it was laughed off by the powers that be.

Hashtag Revolution The hashtag, and how it has reinvented social activism

From #BringBackOurGirls to #JeSuisCharlie and #FeesMustFall, we take a look at some of the biggest social revolutions since the hashtag hit our screens, and analyse whether Twitter activism aids or hinders the fight.

Flip It Make the Good Life Great

The Bakos Brother’s motto is a simple one; Make the Good Life Great – and it couldn’t be more fitting for what this iconic, South African/Lebanese family is about. Building a legacy that will be carried for generations to come, the Bakos Brothers seem to have the secret formula to success – Property Development.

Our World Wants Equality and Representation Do we want wonderkids? Dd the hashtag help to bring back the girls in question? The emphasis is on green for 2016 and that goes beyond just eco-friendly furnishings
Our World Wants Equality and Representation


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Apr
2016

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