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Declaration Against Afrophobia/Xenophobia/Misanthropy

Declaration Against Afrophobia/Xenophobia/Misanthropy

25 April 2015, Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, Houghton, Joburg

We, the people gathered here today, as here undersigned, comprising:

 

  • Writers
  • Artists
  • Poets
  • Activists
  • Academics
  • Students and children
  • Lawyers
  • Theatre practitioners
  • Performers
  • Dancers
  • Storytellers
  • Filmmakers
  • Photographers
  • Video producers,
  • Craftmakers
  • Administrators

Wish to state unequivocally that we are part and parcel of the African communities and are opposed, in the strongest terms, to any manifestation which contradicts our Africanness and humanity as indivisible.

Let us make South Africa an Afrophobia-, Xenophobia- and Misanthropy-free country.

  1. George Bizos
  2. Keorapetse Kgositsile
  3. Mandla Langa
  4. Yase Godlo
  5. Mbulelo Rakwena
  6. Vusi Mchunu
  7. Maureen Isaacson
  8. Mothobi Mutloatse
  9. Walter Chakela
  10. Keke Sohloane Rapatsa
  11. Hugh Lewin
  12. June Josephs-Langa
  13. Morakabe Raks Seakhoa
  14. Michael Gardiner
  15. Leonardo Mulaja
  16. Monica Seeber
  17. Sindiswa Seakhoa
  18. Deon Ebden
  19. Golden Miles Bhudu
  20. Maishe Maponya
  21. Angela Makholwa
  22. Florence Masebe
  23. Monthati Masebe
  24. Thuli Mahonga
  25. Fundi Nzimande
  26. Lerato Josephs-Langa
  27. Manuella Bukasa
  28. Oscar Guma
  29. Theresa Vivian Moila
  30. Theresa Kandawire
  31. Bonolo Kandawire
  32. Sibongile Kandawire
  33. Tshedi Mholo
  34. Prince Shapiro
  35. Mpho Hlahla
  36. Stanley Khoza
  37. Oupa Ngwenya
  38. Yvonne Kgame
  39. Siphiwo Mahala
  40. Mosala Huma
  41. Ellen Huma
  42. Eternal Mbamara
  43. Portia Keletliwe
  44. Zokwanda Racweni
  45. Morongwe Mazibuko
  46. Vusi Mazibuko
  47. Akwa Kitambika
  48. Thandeka Tshabalala
  49. Anthony Mulaja
  50. Marcus Mofokeng
  51. Matthews Mokirisi
  52. Tsietsi W Mohapi
  53. Mpho Seakgwa
  54. Nkosinathi Tseu
  55. Funeka Gelem
  56. Sihle Khumalo
  57. Geraldine Engelmann
  58. Ahmet Sait Akcay
  59. Vanessa Smith
  60. Sibongile Ntintili
  61. Katrina Mseme
  62. Candice Nolan
  63. Nicksoul
  64. Khama
  65. Thoko Cebekulu
  1. Nuruddin Farah
  2. Thomas K Ranuga
  3. Sakina Mahomed
  4. Thandi Lujabe-Rankoe
  5. Vukile Pokwana
  6. Mike Siluma