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express
Grieving mum told to prove dead partner is baby’s dadmachine in hospital.Related articles Miracle baby born after mother survives c
Grieving mum told to prove dead partner is baby’s dad
express / Posted 2 days ago
machine in hospital.Related articles Miracle baby born after mother survives car crash while in labour This baby was born free of cancer gene thanks to miracle doctors Just a month later Jodie and Jamie’s baby Olivia Sanders was born. Now... Read more
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express
This baby was born free of cancer gene thanks to miracle doctors THIS is the “designer baby” who has been saved from cancer before even being
This baby was born free of cancer gene thanks to miracle doctors
express / Posted 2 days ago
THIS is the “designer baby” who has been saved from cancer before even being born. Laura and Jonathon did not want baby Noah to be born with neurofibromatosis Although desperate to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Scary statistics should shock us into actionthat takes its youth and its future seriously. It’s our choice as the youth to
Scary statistics should shock us into action
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
that takes its youth and its future seriously. It’s our choice as the youth to make. * Wa Azania is author of Memoirs of a Born Free: Reflections on the Rainbow Nation ** The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independent... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Kenya burns ivory in stance against poachingpoaching of elephants and rhinos, and send a clear message to the world that Ke
Kenya burns ivory in stance against poaching
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
poaching of elephants and rhinos, and send a clear message to the world that Kenya's natural assets are not for sale. The Born Free Foundation wholeheartedly welcomes the courageous move by Kenya. President and co-founder of the Born Free... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Kenya's fiery message to poacherspoaching of elephants and rhinos, and send a clear message to the world that Ke
Kenya's fiery message to poachers
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
poaching of elephants and rhinos, and send a clear message to the world that Kenya's natural assets are not for sale. The Born Free Foundation wholeheartedly welcomes the courageous move by Kenya. President and co-founder of the Born Free... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kenya wins praise for decision to destroy ivory‚ in world's largest burnclear message to the world that Kenya’s natural assets are not for sale. Will
Kenya wins praise for decision to destroy ivory‚ in world's largest burn
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
clear message to the world that Kenya’s natural assets are not for sale. Will Travers OBE‚ President and Co-Founder of the Born Free Foundation‚ who will be present at the event‚ said in a statement: "When Kenya first burned 12 tonnes of ivory way... Read more
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DW
Property market booming in Soweto |Africa's youth pushes for united nation 29.04.2014 South Africa's young genera
Property market booming in Soweto |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Africa's youth pushes for united nation 29.04.2014 South Africa's young generation was born after apartheid ended. The "born free" generation believes in Nelson Mandela's dream of a free and fair society and is pushing for a united rainbow... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Kenya to burn biggest ever stockpile of ivoryin elephant populations. About 30,000 to 50,000 elephants a year were killed fr
Kenya to burn biggest ever stockpile of ivory
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
in elephant populations. About 30,000 to 50,000 elephants a year were killed from 2008 to 2013 alone, according to the Born Free Foundation, and the rate of killing is outstripping the rate of births in Africa. Prior to the burning, as much... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
To Burn or Sell Ivory - Which Can Put an End to Elephant Poaching?- which resulted in phenomenal increase in price," Kahumbu said. In a conserva
To Burn or Sell Ivory - Which Can Put an End to Elephant Poaching?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
- which resulted in phenomenal increase in price," Kahumbu said. In a conservation presentation, Will Travers of the Born Free Foundation that following the sale in 2008, poaching levels began to "relentlessly escalate" and the price of ivory... Read more
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The Hindu
Dia Mirza embarks on a new journeyBreakups and Zindagi, Dia says “People presume that I’m not doing anything else
Dia Mirza embarks on a new journey
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Breakups and Zindagi, Dia says “People presume that I’m not doing anything else when I’m off-camera. I run a film company, Born Free Productions, have scripts to read, work on the content for websites, it’s humungous! I’m also associated with three... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
(Free)domSouth African story) historical turmoil. In many mays, this is validating the o
(Free)dom
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
South African story) historical turmoil. In many mays, this is validating the often obscure identity of those termed the “born-frees.” The term “born-free” is a title often scorned upon by many, fundamentally questioning the revolution and it’s... Read more
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DW
To burn or sell ivory: Which can put an end to elephant poaching? |- which resulted in phenomenal increase in price," Kahumbu said. In a conserva
To burn or sell ivory: Which can put an end to elephant poaching? |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
- which resulted in phenomenal increase in price," Kahumbu said. In a conservation presentation, Will Travers of the Born Free Foundation that following the sale in 2008, poaching levels began to "relentlessly escalate" and the price of ivory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Verdict On Swapo Four - Lessons for Namibiais, young people aged around 32. With such a large youth voter majority who we
Court Verdict On Swapo Four - Lessons for Namibia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
is, young people aged around 32. With such a large youth voter majority who were born after independence - the so-called 'born free', gone are the days when young people would support political parties and politicians blindly. With the young... Read more
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Bolton News
Young citizens take campaign to ban wild animals from circus to 10 Downing Streetbright one indeed.” The will be accompanied by MPs, including Green Party MP C
Young citizens take campaign to ban wild animals from circus to 10 Downing Street
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
bright one indeed.” The will be accompanied by MPs, including Green Party MP Caroline Lucas, and representatives from the Born Free Foundation. Zara Dillon, in year six, said: “I am excited to go to London and I am hoping to help put a stop to... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
ADOPT A PET: Rescue dogs from Mexico availableBolo, Luna, Estrella, Blondie and 12 other dogs were all transferred from Mexic
ADOPT A PET: Rescue dogs from Mexico available
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Bolo, Luna, Estrella, Blondie and 12 other dogs were all transferred from Mexico, they are true rescue dogs. They were born free on private property and were protected and cared for by the land owner. He took all the dogs to be sterilized and... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Realising freedom todaya group of young people gathered at Lawley Station informal settlement, in the
Realising freedom today
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
a group of young people gathered at Lawley Station informal settlement, in the south of Johannesburg. The nonracial, “born-free” group had come together to feed children ahead of Christmas. They had planned the activity themselves, based on... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
ADOPT A PET: Rescue dogs from Mexico availableBolo, Luna, Estrella, Blondie and 12 other dogs were all transferred from Mexic
ADOPT A PET: Rescue dogs from Mexico available
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 5 days ago
Bolo, Luna, Estrella, Blondie and 12 other dogs were all transferred from Mexico, they are true rescue dogs. They were born free on private property and were protected and cared for by the land owner. He took all the dogs to be sterilized and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
ADOPT A PET: Rescue dogs from Mexico availableBolo, Luna, Estrella, Blondie and 12 other dogs were all transferred from Mexic
ADOPT A PET: Rescue dogs from Mexico available
Welland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Bolo, Luna, Estrella, Blondie and 12 other dogs were all transferred from Mexico, they are true rescue dogs. They were born free on private property and were protected and cared for by the land owner. He took all the dogs to be sterilized and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Protesters set to take part in celeb-backed demo against African lion hunting30). In recent years lions are said to have disappeared from as many as 16 Afr
Protesters set to take part in celeb-backed demo against African lion hunting
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
30). In recent years lions are said to have disappeared from as many as 16 African countries Virginia McKenna, of the Born Free Foundation said: “The world has at last woken up to the tragedy facing Africa’s elephants and rhinos‚ but has been... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Living the wild lifewouldn’t have been the only eight year old boy to envisage a lifetime spent wor
Living the wild life
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
wouldn’t have been the only eight year old boy to envisage a lifetime spent working with lions and giraffes after watching Born Free in 1966. “My mum took me to see it at the Regent Theatre in Rundle Street, Adelaide,” Geoff recalls. “And from... Read more
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Eye Witness News
The born-frees rise upOPINION: Fees must fall,Freedom day,democracy,born frees,27 April 1994 Kgomo
The born-frees rise up
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
OPINION: Fees must fall,Freedom day,democracy,born frees,27 April 1994 Kgomotso Modise says nobody imagined that born-frees would question the terms & conditions of their freedom. The term ‘born-free’ is one I didn’t choose... Read more
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Evening Standard
Elephant dies from exhaustion while carrying tourists in Cambodiadeath has strengthened calls from animal welfare organisations for a global end
Elephant dies from exhaustion while carrying tourists in Cambodia
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
death has strengthened calls from animal welfare organisations for a global end to the practice. Groups including the Born Free Foundation, Peta and World Animal Protection are piling pressure on tour operators to stop offering the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
DANIEL P. DUTCHEReducated in Barnum, graduating from Manson Northwest Webster High School in 199
DANIEL P. DUTCHER
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
educated in Barnum, graduating from Manson Northwest Webster High School in 1993. Daniel was employed with C & S Products, Born Free, Electrolux and later worked for R & J Material and Handling. Daniel was united in marriage to Kay Mason on July 2,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Hundreds expected to protest against lion hunts in AfricaTinashe Outfitters offers trophy hunting on lions‚ cape buffalos‚ leopards‚ rhi
Hundreds expected to protest against lion hunts in Africa
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
Tinashe Outfitters offers trophy hunting on lions‚ cape buffalos‚ leopards‚ rhinos and elephants. Virginia McKenna from the Born Free Foundation said: “The world has at last woken up to the tragedy facing Africa’s elephants and rhinos‚ but has been... Read more
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walesonline
Mass Cavalier King Charles Spaniels walk in Merthyrissues due to lack of responsible breeding, and I'm very passionate about manda
Mass Cavalier King Charles Spaniels walk in Merthyr
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
issues due to lack of responsible breeding, and I'm very passionate about mandatory health testing to ensure that they are born free of painful inherited conditions. "It's a nice social event for everyone. I was overwhelmed by the turnout... Read more
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Salon.com
How liberals invented segregation: The real history of race, equality and our Founding Fathersthem at their author in 1814. In Massachusetts, enslaved people drew upon the s
How liberals invented segregation: The real history of race, equality and our Founding Fathers
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
them at their author in 1814. In Massachusetts, enslaved people drew upon the state constitution’s claim that “all men are born free and equal” to demand their freedom. The state’s judges found in their favor in 1783, and slavery in Massachusetts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time for Youths to Stand Up and Be Counted15 and 35 years of age. This year as independent Zimbabwe turned 36, the nation
Time for Youths to Stand Up and Be Counted
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
15 and 35 years of age. This year as independent Zimbabwe turned 36, the nation graduated its first set of youth from the born free era to adulthood. Article 20 in the Constitution reads; "The State and all institutions and agencies of Government... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kenya: Focus on Africaleopard and the colobus and Sykes monkeys. Meru National ParkMade famous by El
Kenya: Focus on Africa
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
leopard and the colobus and Sykes monkeys. Meru National ParkMade famous by Elsa the lioness, George and Joy Adamson in Born Free, Meru is re-emerging as a popular safari destination. The park houses a poacher-proof rhino... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Celebrating Uhuru Through Songstruggle and among them include Simon Chimbetu, Andy Brown, Tambaoga, Sister Fl
Celebrating Uhuru Through Song
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
struggle and among them include Simon Chimbetu, Andy Brown, Tambaoga, Sister Flame, Mbare Chimurenga Choir, Marko Sibanda, Born Free Crew and Final Warning Crew among others. Their music continue to remind people of the liberation struggle and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Let’s not go to abattoir like sheepattachment to the ANC not make us sheep which walk blissfully to the abattoir.
Let’s not go to abattoir like sheep
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
attachment to the ANC not make us sheep which walk blissfully to the abattoir. * Wa Azania is author of Memoirs of a Born Free: Reflections on the Rainbow Nation ** The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independent... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
BrainiaxisWho Loved Me, and The Madness of King George. April 19: Laura and Mike's Murder
Brainiaxis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
Who Loved Me, and The Madness of King George. April 19: Laura and Mike's Murder. April 20: Green Fest closing night, with Born Free and Not Without Us . April 21: SF Film Festival, Love & Friendship. $11-$16. 429 Castro St.... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Keeping It Wild: The San Francisco Green Film Festival. Categorybe on hand for the San Francisco Premiere. Sunday, April 19 at the Roxie Theatr
Keeping It Wild: The San Francisco Green Film Festival. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 20 days ago
be on hand for the San Francisco Premiere. Sunday, April 19 at the Roxie Theatre at 8:30pm. 50TH ANNIVERSARY SCREENING: BORN FREE The festival will be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Hollywood's classic wildlife flick, Born Free. Film star... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ecclestone son-law splurges £3.5m on artsix-storey Chelsea mansion, where they still live with their three children. M
Ecclestone son-law splurges £3.5m on art
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
six-storey Chelsea mansion, where they still live with their three children. Make McKenna a dame says Lineker's wife As Born Free star Virginia McKenna returns to the big screen after 18 years, Gary Lineker’s estranged wife, Danielle, is leading... Read more
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Sporting Life
Willett back in the spotlightWillett, outlines his plans for the future, which start immediately with learni
Willett back in the spotlight
Sporting Life / Posted 21 days ago
Willett, outlines his plans for the future, which start immediately with learning how to change the nappies of his new-born. Free £50 matched betThe Masters winner touched down on UK soil on Tuesday morning after an overnight flight from New... Read more
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Aljazeera
Young South Africans: Voting for 'a different future'in the future." Kaamil Alli, 21, law student, Johannesburg "When I was growin
Young South Africans: Voting for 'a different future'
Aljazeera / Posted 21 days ago
in the future." Kaamil Alli, 21, law student, Johannesburg "When I was growing up, there was a real fuss made over the 'born free' generation, those of us born after our transition to democracy. A lot was made about the fact that we've now... Read more
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The Mercury News
Betty Yee: Transgender rights find support in California -- and South DakotaThe United Nations Charter states, "All human beings are born free and equal in
Betty Yee: Transgender rights find support in California -- and South Dakota
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
The United Nations Charter states, "All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in the spirit of brotherhood." This declaration of human dignity by... Read more
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iol.co.za
#JoyWalker Lira shares new songs of freedomspirit of freedom reigned when the regal looking Lira took to the stage to kick
#JoyWalker Lira shares new songs of freedom
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
spirit of freedom reigned when the regal looking Lira took to the stage to kick off the launch of her sixth studio album Born Free. The launch featured the dominating presence of Johnnie Walker Whiskey, as Lira is the recently named ambassador... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syriawas like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine'
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syria
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
was like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine' what it must have been like, that they were born free and will die free." "I've never experienced that," he said, with a sad smile. "I will never experience that." See... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syriawas like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine'
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syria
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
was like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine' what it must have been like, that they were born free and will die free." "I've never experienced that," he said, with a sad smile. "I will never experience that." See... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syriawas like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine'
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syria
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
was like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine' what it must have been like, that they were born free and will die free." "I've never experienced that," he said, with a sad smile. "I will never experience that." See... Read more
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Business Insider
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syriawas like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine'
A refugee describes being persecuted by ISIS and Al Qaeda — and what it was like 'to go behind the sun' in Assad's Syria
Business Insider / Posted 24 days ago
was like growing up under that dictatorship. They then say they 'can't imagine' what it must have been like, that they were born free and will die free." "I've never experienced that," he said, with a sad smile. "I will never experience... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Lira set to launch her new album This is the singer’s sixth studio album. Lira's latest album, 'Born Free'. P
Lira set to launch her new album
Eye Witness News / Posted 25 days ago
This is the singer’s sixth studio album. Lira's latest album, 'Born Free'. Picture: misslira.com Lira,Lyric Theatre Gold Reef City JOHANNESBURG - Local songstress Lira will launch her latest album Born Free at the... Read more
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CBS Sports
HUGELY IMPORTANT: Eric Hosmer attends the Justin Bieber concert... So, yes, Eric Hosmer, first baseman for the world-champion Royals, spent h
HUGELY IMPORTANT: Eric Hosmer attends the Justin Bieber concert
CBS Sports / Posted 26 days ago
... So, yes, Eric Hosmer, first baseman for the world-champion Royals, spent his off night at a Justin Bieber hootenanny. Born free, is what Eric Hosmer is. But could there be another hand in this series of decisions? Hmm ... Guthrie. It's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Too cool for school: Finding our bucket hat rootsKhanda Manqele and Wandile Mshengu created Sophisticated Monkey Brand (SMB) in
Too cool for school: Finding our bucket hat roots
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
Khanda Manqele and Wandile Mshengu created Sophisticated Monkey Brand (SMB) in 2010 as a "born-free" lifestyle brand focused on bringing together fashion, photography, music and other creative ventures. "We founded the brand as a movement which was... Read more
27d
Londonist
See These Amazing Animal ArtworksA group of 17 artists have merged to put on an eclectic art exhibition in aid o
See These Amazing Animal Artworks
Londonist / Posted 27 days ago
A group of 17 artists have merged to put on an eclectic art exhibition in aid of wildlife charities. The Born Free Foundation, PETA and the Soi Dog Foundation will all benefit from Let's Make A Better World.Artwork by Debbie Lawson Although animals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Remembering the Life of Leonard Demboto emerge from this country. Nineteen years down the line his music remains a s
Remembering the Life of Leonard Dembo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
to emerge from this country. Nineteen years down the line his music remains a staple diet for many music lovers, even the "Born Free" generation have become attached to his beats.He sang about issues that affect the society among them love, unity... Read more
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iol.co.za
Win tickets to launch of Lira’s albummoving beyond music to spread a message of progress is on the top of her to-do
Win tickets to launch of Lira’s album
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
moving beyond music to spread a message of progress is on the top of her to-do list”. Lira describes her upcoming album, ‘Born Free’, as simply fuelled by the joy of creativity and invention. “It's not enough to know freedom, I need to live it!”... Read more
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Daily News
Soul Sounds born again with 'Born Free'the Soul Sounds, Sri Lanka's much celebrated highly awarded premier female choi
Soul Sounds born again with 'Born Free'
Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
the Soul Sounds, Sri Lanka's much celebrated highly awarded premier female choir put on a riveting performance they called 'Born Free'. Born Free was perhaps 'born' when the troupe made a safari to South Africa and experienced animals in the wild.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Black beauty of Johnnie Walkerwomen empowerment and celebrating your natural beauty.” At a media event, she
Black beauty of Johnnie Walker
iol.co.za / Posted 30 days ago
women empowerment and celebrating your natural beauty.” At a media event, she played two tracks from her upcoming album, Born Free. The songs, Let There Be Light and Born Free, cement her status as a vocal artist. “With this album I am saying... Read more
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iol.co.za
We must stand by the Amadiba peoplethat must be sucked dry. We must now take a stand and say: not on our land! *
We must stand by the Amadiba people
iol.co.za / Posted 30 days ago
that must be sucked dry. We must now take a stand and say: not on our land! * Wa Azania is author of Memoirs of a Born Free: Reflections on the Rainbow Nation ** The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independent... Read more
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