In three short years between 1987 and 1990 the Ashley Kriel Detachment conducted a host of operations that helped bring about the fall of the unjust apartheid system. Twenty years later, 18 members of the AKD speak out about their often shocking and traumatic experiences. Through a series of sensitive interviews, in this book Gunn and Haricharan give them the opportunity to relive and reflect on that eventful time.
In this Lupus Awareness month of May, a young woman describes in a book called Crazy Became Me, how this unpredictable disease took hold of her life. Lupus (meaning wolf) is so called because centuries ago it was said the rash looks like a wolf bite.