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Letters from our readers 1982 No 7

Dear Learn and Teach I bought the Learn magazine in a shop in Durban last month. I have not bought the magazine before. I really liked...

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A long way from Marabastad

The story of Bra Zeke In 1957 Professor Es’kia “Zeke” Mphahlele left South Africa. He didn’t come back for 20 years. When he did come...

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Sloppy buys a car

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The night the music stopped

The show was full that night – a Saturday night nearly four years ago. The crowd sang along. They whistled and clapped. They were having...

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A comic book with a difference

“Vusi goes back” is a comic book. But it is a comic book with a difference. The comic book tells the history of South Africa. “Vusi goes...

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Do the mealie meal companies care about your health?

Pellagra is a horrible sickness. People with pellagra get thin. Their skin gets itchy and swollen. The sun hurts their eyes. Sometimes...

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“Horses are like people”

Patrick Mapanga works at the Turffontein race course. He told Learn and Teach about his job: I was born on a farm in the Eastern...

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Money for workers with no jobs

Over three million workers in South Africa have no jobs. And more workers lose their jobs every day. Some of these workers can get help...