From vegan to vexatious: the UCT food fight that escalated into a race row – TimesLIVE

December 18, 2021 by No Comments

Philosophy professor loses five-year legal battle with Black Academic Caucus

19 December 2021 – 00:00

On the face of it, the request was simple: please could vegetarian and vegan food be served at board meetings.

But this was the University of Cape Town (UCT) in September 2015, in the middle of Rhodes Must Fall unrest, and humanities dean Professor Sakhela Buhlungu found the request from a faculty board member far from straightforward…

Source: https://www.timeslive.co.za/sunday-times/news/2021-12-19-from-vegan-to-vexatious-the-uct-food-fight-that-escalated-into-a-race-row/

Tags:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *