Browsing All posts tagged under »Rivonia«

Mandela: the myths & and the man

June 28, 2013


Demolishing the myths about Mandela reveals an exceptional man who, in his own words, was subject to "all the usual frailties".

In pursuit of ‘Dr Shock’

November 24, 2010


Aubrey Levin, the Johannesburg-born psychiatrist who once claimed to "cure" homosexuals by "aversion therapy" and who was in charge of the notorious Ward 22 for "deviants" in the apartheid state's military hospital in Pretoria, was arrested in March 2010 in Calgary, Canada, charged with the sexual assault of a male patient. It was merely the latest in a history of allegarions dating back across decades.