He was especially famed for capturing the brutalities of the Apartheid regime. He leaves a powerful record of South Africa’s recent political and social history. The SAJBD extends its condolences to the family and friends of the late David Goldblatt.
Yanir Grindler writes for the Daily Maverick "The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is complex enough without the shouting."
Equating Zionism with racism is far too easy a way out of proper debate around the roots of the conflict in the Middle East, and Israel Apartheid Week serves to exacerbate rather than defuse the tensions. The time has come for rational debate in an attempt to find common ground between the two opposing sides, rather than slogan-shouting.