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Big History in South Africa?

In 2008, billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates was making good time and money on a treadmill while watching David Christian’s video course, “Big History: The Big Bang, Life on Earth, and the Rise of Humanity”—he was sold: “I just loved it,” Gates said, “It was very clarifying for me. I thought, God, everybody should watch this thing!” So what happened when Big Money met Big

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Did You Survive Friday 13th?

Although considered a day of bad luck has anybody really tried to figure out the origin of this very superstitious belief? After doing some really interesting research found that this specific belief is as old as Adam and Eve themselves. So let us begin to unravel the mystery behind this very unlucky day. It is believed that Eve took to the forbidden tree on

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Being a Social Worker

Social Work is too often confused with all the wrong things, like taking away children from their families, making us seem like the enemy; but in actual fact, you could call social workers silent superheroes. Why? Even though we are sometimes seen as the bad guys, after we’ve done an intervention individuals and the community come to appreciate what we do and understand the

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Workers’ Day: A Poetic Celebration

A day where we celebrate our hard work Our opportunities of providing for our families Our daily struggles through sunny days and stormy nights Workers’ Day, a day where we can sit back and remember our falls and Victories Our hard labour and creativities The fruits of our energies and willingness. Workers’ day, a day where our children are able to celebrate their parent’s

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