Kudyiswa (love potions) & the Economics of Misogyny

Kudyiswa (love potions) & the Economics of Misogyny

A few weeks ago a video and image of a man carrying his baby on his back with his wife walking beside him sparked a social media debate about whether this was acceptable in “African culture”. In the video, several men made fun of him while shouting “wakadyiswa”

Money, Privilege and the urge to rule: Twimbos versus Tsitsi Masiyiwa

Money, Privilege and the urge to rule: Twimbos versus Tsitsi Masiyiwa

The Tweet storm that lead to the Masiyiwas deleting their accounts left some questions, many questions. At this point we have heard enough of the she said then he said but after reading through a few posts, Tweets, open letters etc. my understanding of the situation is this: Mrs Masiyiwa posted a tone-deaf Tweet that […]