No Future Without Forgiveness: Chapter 10 Reflection- Honesty and Forgiveness

Desmond Tutu was an extremely important figure with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.  This commission allowed victims and witnesses to tell their experiences of human rights injustices in South Africa.  In addition, and perhaps more influential, the commission afforded those who committed these… Read More

No Future Without Forgiveness: Chapter 9 Reflection

After reading No Future Without Forgiveness I gained an interesting insight to the different perspectives of Desmond Tutu’s faith as opposed to Nelson Mandela’s. While both men gave up much of their time fighting for what they believed… Read More

No Future Without Forgiveness- Chapter 8 Reflection

I was assigned to read chapter 8 of No Future Without Forgiveness by Desmond Tutu. My chapter focused on the trial of Nelson’s former wife, Mrs. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. Winnie was charged with kidnapping and assault of her younger… Read More

FIFA World Cup and its Impact on South Africa

The FIFA World Cup is one of the most watched sporting events all around the world. Countries come together to watch their respective teams play the most popular game in the world, Soccer. In 2010, the World Cup… Read More

No Future Without Forgiveness – Chapter 7 Reflection

Chapter 7 of No Future Without Forgiveness focuses on the testimonies given in Truth and Reconciliation Commission. This was a court like system that was created after apartheid was abolished. for victims to come and speak out about… Read More