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Hatred and resentment – poison that kills from inside

While Michaela van Nierop continues to work through the trauma of being the victim of a sexual assault, she is trying to move on. She seeks...

Anger management — the art of boundaries and communication

Anger is often perceived as a negative emotion with hurtful consequences. Michaela van Nierop shares how she has learnt to process anger. She speaks...

Age of Anger: a history of the present

Our society — not just South Africa — seems to have become increasingly violent. People are angry. Political and economic exclusion has often been...

Get angry – it is sometimes the right thing to do!

There is a tendency in society to control our anger, but at times it is right to be angry. Ricardo da Silva reflects on...

Violence, aggression, brutality and our mental health

It is easy to dismiss the many horrendous acts of violence we hear and read about as simply the work of brutes, crazies or even racists. Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya looks at what the deeper reasons may be for this. He suggests that these explain more clearly the levels of violence and anger in our society. He does not try to justify bad behaviour, rather, he wants to help us recognise that beneath the surface there might be much more going on which says something not just about the individual but the whole of our society.

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