What about the law?

“God’s lôman’s lôdevil’s lôwatte’ lôsê die mense netde lôde lôde lôde lôwhat abou’ de lôwhat abou’ de lô” (Adam Small) What about the law? It’s such an important question that needs to be continuously be revisited as we reflect on the arrangements in...

Everyday Activism Gets the Work Done.

Often when we talk about “activism”, we imagine masses of people in the street, large-print banners and charismatic personalities talking over powered speakers in a manner that makes the crowds feel like they are changing the world TODAY. Don’t get...

Let the voices speak!

Exactly just one month to go until the Second Annual BottomUp public speaking festival: Speak Up 2019: Recognise – Analyse – Reimagine Saturday saw our second to last workshop as we met with the learners to go over some last minute speaking dos and donts,...

BottomUp goes on Camp

From the 12th to 14th of April about 60 representatives from the ARCs [Action Research Committee] of Fairmount, Lotus River and Zeekoevlei set off for the Rocklands campsite in Simonstown for a life and school transforming weekend. Critical Literacy These are not the...