Haji Mohamed Dawjee
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: From IT to the arts in the workplace
From doctors, lawyers and accountants being the cream of the crop, to software developers and coders being celebrated, is it finally time for the BA brigade to get its moment in the sun, asks Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: Waiting room blues
The theatre of the absurd is exactly like the surgical theatre. Both of them play at confronting what we regard as the comfortable certainties of life whether they’re religious, political or moral, writes Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: Shopping for therapy
Therapy is a lot like dating: in order for it to succeed, you have to find someone who you actually enjoy spending a lot of time with and who you feel safe talking about yourself with, writes Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: After World Mental Health Day, a Valkenberg story
As someone who lives with a mental illness, the history of syndromes, treatments, people and doctors at a place such as Valkenberg psychiatric hospital has always fascinated Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: The pervasive anxiety of cats
Haji Mohamed Dawjee says recent research on the socio-cognitive abilities of cats has provided her with some comfort.
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: Femicide: Here’s what men can do
Haji Mohamed Dawjee offers some hands-on, real-world advice to those boys and men who genuinely wish to support women.
The business of the Bo-Kaap: What gentrification does to family businesses
In our three-part podcast, Haji Mohamed Dawjee and Rebecca Davis explore the history of the Bo-Kaap, and the effects of forced removals and gentrification on the history-rich area.
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: Femicide and the invisible man
Why are men not being confronted by the state and why, in fact, are men not confronting other men, asks Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
HAJI MOHAMED DAWJEE: Williams & Sharapova: One win does not a rivalry make
Haji Mohamed Dawjee says you cannot compete for superiority when you are not on the same level.
[OPINION] X marks the spot: Where will Zuma hide PP report?
Haji Mohamed Dawjee suggests hiding places for the Public Protector’s report on state capture.
[OPINION] #ScienceMustFall: Now protesting an Apple
Haji Mohamed Dawjee looks at the #sciencemustfall hashtag which started trending on Twitter on Friday.
OPINION: Fees Must Fall: ‘Students? Jolling? F**k them’
Haji Mohamed Dawjee is entertained by the opinion of the most unlikely professor at her local superette.
OPINION: Of longboards, fold-up bikes and wedding gifts
Haji Mohamed Dawjee says that when it comes to a wedding registry, let’s just get what we want.
OPINION: Brangelina, a natural disaster
Haji Mohamed Dawjee searches through the rubble of romance for the warning signs the world chose to ignore.
OPINION: Social media is Absolutely Fabulous. What's not to like?
Haji Mohamed Dawjee looks at the meaning of the like - on social media, as in life.
OPINION: Not all blacks have black hair
Haji Mohamed Dawjee looks at why natural hair protests aren't the struggle of all black people.
OPINION: Joburg & Jesus - The first coming of Herman Mashaba
Haji Mohamed Dawjee consults the blue bible of the DA to find out why Herman Mashaba has come to Joburg.
OPINION: Caster Semenya: Beyond a shadow of a doubt
Haji Mohamed Dawjee says that Caster Semenya is a marginalised athlete purely because of the way she looks.