Author Archives: Maneo Mohale

Social Justice Synonyms #19: “Slave”

Filed under Race and Racism, Social Justice Synonyms   ·   March 22nd, 2015   ·   0 comments

In honour of Rule Out Racism Week here at UBC, this week’s Social Justice Synonym is dedicated to the term “slave.” The casual use of the word “slave” to express conditions that are considered unfair (“Working this hard, and this long on a project is basically slavery”) or even to convey how hard a person […]

Meet the Editors: Maneo Mohale

Filed under Campus, Decolonization   ·   September 27th, 2014   ·   0 comments

“…It is not difference which immobilizes us but silence. And there are so many silences to be broken.” – Audre Lorde [1] My name is Maneo Refiloe Mohale, and I was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa. I relocated to the country commonly known as Canada to complete my Bachelor of Arts degree, and […]