United Airline Crew Stared as disabled man crawled off plane


D’Arcee Neal ordered a wheelchair before he left San Francisco. The wheelchair would be waiting for him in Washington.  He waited for the passengers to disembark the plane and then another 15 minutes as airport employees searched for an aisle chair — a narrow wheelchair that fits in an airplane’s aisle. Needing to use theContinue reading “United Airline Crew Stared as disabled man crawled off plane”

South Africa: Kasi kleva and the township twinkletoes


My stereotypical mind suggested that, like many of the physically challenged, the little man must be a recluse with low self-esteem. How wrong I was.   By: Johnny Masilela/ Mail and Guardian   Pretoria’s erstwhile man about town, Bra Goldfinger, and modern-day kleva Tebza have much in common. Tebza continues to be a popular dancerContinue reading “South Africa: Kasi kleva and the township twinkletoes”