Is the dissolution of the Afrikaner tribe a century away? Part 7: 2017 is the time for thinking, planning, and deeds

Gabriel Louw   Research Associate, Focus Area: Social Transformation, Faculty of Arts, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa   RESEARCH   Corresponding Author: Prof Dr GP Louw Focus Area Social Transformation Faculty of Arts Potchefstroom Campus North-West University South Africa Email: profgplouw@gmail.com   Ensovoort volume 37(2017), number 11:3   ABSTRACT   Keywords Alliance, apartheid, conflict, […]

Is the dissolution of the Afrikaner tribe a century away? Part 6: The preparedness of Afrikaners to deal with the threats and challenges of the new South Africa

Gabriel Louw   Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Arts, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa   RESEARCH   Corresponding Author: Prof Dr GP Louw Focus Area Social Transformation Faculty of Arts Potchefstroom Campus North-West University South Africa Email: profgplouw@gmail.com   Ensovoort volume 37(2017), number 11:2   ABSTRACT   Keywords: Alliance, apartheid, Black […]

Is the dissolution of the Afrikaner tribe a century away? Part 5: The vicious cycle of revenge and counter-revenge around apartheid

Gabriel Louw   Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Arts, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa   RESEARCH   Corresponding Author: Prof Dr GP Louw Focus Area Social Transformation Faculty of Arts Potchefstroom Campus North-West University South Africa Email: profgplouw@gmail.com   Ensovoort volume 37(2017), number 11:1     ABSTRACT     Keywords: Atrocities, […]

Is the dissolution of the Afrikaner tribe a century away? Part 4: Afrikaners’ failure to understand, accept, and appropriate the indigenous realities of South Africa

Gabriel Louw   Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Arts, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa   RESEARCH   Corresponding Author: Prof Dr GP Louw Focus Area Social Transformation Faculty of Arts Potchefstroom Campus North-West University South Africa Email: profgplouw@gmail.com   Ensovoort volume 37(2017), number 10:2   ABSTRACT Keywords Apartheid, civilisation, conflict, discrimination, […]

South Africanising the English Cryptic Crossword

South Africanising the English Cryptic Crossword George Euvrard George Euvrard majored in African Languages, has a D.Litt et Phil in Psychology, is a qualified psychotherapist and professor of Education, and was previously Dean of Education at Rhodes University. His research interests are widespread, ranging from pilgrimage learning to cryptic crosswords. E-mail: g.euvrard@ru.ac.za Ensovoort volume 37(2017), […]

Is the dissolution of the Afrikaner tribe only a century away? Part 3: Present and past determinants and role players in the establishment and continuation of perceptions of injustice in the mindsets of Afrikaners

Gabriel Louw   Research Associate, Focus Area Transformation, Faculty of Arts, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa                                                                        RESEARCH   Corresponding Author: Prof Dr GP Louw Focus Area Social Transformation Faculty of Arts Potchefstroom Campus North-West University South Africa Email: profgplouw@gmail.com   Ensovoort volume 37(2017), number 10:1                                                                       ABSTRACT   Keywords: Apartheid, Afrikaanse, Afrikaner, ANC […]

Wat die Engelsman nie wil sien nie, dit sien hy nie

Robin Renwick (gebore in 1937) was ‘n Britse regeringsverteenwoordiger in Rhodesië (1978-1980) toe die politieke mag van die blanke bewind na swart terreurgroepe oorgegaan het. Hierna was Renwick die Britse ambassadeur in Suid-Afrika (1987-1991), dus toe dieselfde situasie besig was om plaaslik te ontvou. Margaret Thatcher (1979-1990) en daarna John Major (1990-1997) was toe die […]

Is the dissolution of the Afrikaner tribe only a century away? Part 2: Historical determinants and role players in the establishment and maintenance of racial discrimination in the mindsets of Afrikaners

Gabriel Louw Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Arts, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa   RESEARCH   Corresponding Author: Prof Dr GP Louw Focus Area Social Transformation Faculty of Arts Potchefstroom Campus North-West University South Africa Email: profgplouw@gmail.com   Keywords Apartheid, Afrikaanse, Afrikaner, ANC regime, assimilation, Boer, Burgher, Calvinistic, Cape Dutch, civilisation, […]

Is the dissolution of the Afrikaner-tribe only a century away? Part 1: Who is the Afrikaner?

Gabriel Louw Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Arts, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa Corresponding Author: Prof Dr GP Louw Focus Area Social Transformation Faculty of Arts Potchefstroom Campus North-West University South Africa Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Ensovoort volume 37(2017), number 9:1 1. Background “The world on September 11, 1901, was not a bad […]

Sage and screen: Jamie Uys as filmmaker part 2: The Mimosa Films phase, 1966-1996

Jan-Ad Stemmet, Department of History (University of the Free State, RSA). stemmetj@ufs.ac.za This article was written with the gracious co-operation of Dr Boet Troskie (founder: Mimosa Films) and mrs. Mireschen Troskie-Marx (board member: Mimosa Films). Abstract In his career of nearly 50 years, Jamie Uys made more than 40 pictures — feature films, short films, […]