Jenna

Me in Mzansi is about my life and how much of it is directly related to my nation. It’s just one of 56 million lives but I am sure it shares many similarities with those of my fellow South Africans: most significantly, a love for a country that we so passionately want to reach its potential.

Trending: Active Citizenship

Disillusionment, apathy and indifference may be rife but social justice has found a perhaps unlikely ally in digital media that promotes active citizenship.  From global petitions for the protection of a rainforest to hashtags calling out sexual abuse and harassment, digital media has shown its potential to encourage active citizenship by engaging with citizens on their …

Some Winter #ShotLefts

Even though the June vacation comes hand-in-hand with some of Cape Town’s most miserable weather, it’s also a cosy time of hot chocolates, pretty coats and roaring fires. For some added luxury and adventure, a winter getaway is the little marshmallow on top! There tend to be two camps of holidaymakers in June: those that …