September 2014 Recent blog posts

Here is an article that appeared at the Guardian on the 30th of August.  Here are some ideas of what could be done with first year students at university of all disciplines 


Posted to Developing, Problematizing and Testing An Applied Dialectical Method in South Africa by Alon Serper on 01 September 2014 11:22:28 | with 0 comments


Here are citations from Richard Rive's Buckingham Palace District Six  (1986)  David Philip Publisher Cape Town

We are of course talking about life before the final solution and before the invasion of Poland and the physical destruction of the Jews.  We are talking about the pre-war and pre-kristallnacht  https://www.google.co.za/search?q=kristallnacht&biw=1024&bih=618&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=a_cPVLzeFs7b7Aa7roCgBQ&sqi=2&ved=0CDMQsAQ

Here are citations from Solomon Kazen's speech

 

Katzen is a German Jew who escaped Nazi Germany and became the owner of the five buildings in District Six called ironically Buckingham Palace

 

Stripping of the right to vote, separation (apartheid) between the master race and the subhuman

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Posted to Developing, Problematizing and Testing An Applied Dialectical Method in South Africa by Alon Serper on 10 September 2014 08:59:29 | with 0 comments


http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/29/nyregion/3-jobs-plenty-of-dreams-and-the-fatal-consequences-of-one-dangerous-decision.html?_r=0

 

Working three jobs to survive, no hope.  Living mechanically as a biological machine. And failing

 

The reality of todays economy


Posted to Developing, Problematizing and Testing An Applied Dialectical Method in South Africa by Alon Serper on 30 September 2014 13:05:26 | with 0 comments


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