Afrikaner

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Afrikaner

a White native of the Republic of South Africa whose mother tongue is Afrikaans
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For the quote about when Afrikaaners sing in her language, see for example, "Nightclubs: Good to My Ear," 52; and reprinted in the liner notes to her first album.
When a traditional South Afrikan healer was asked if Afrikaaners (Whites) could have ukufa kwabantu the healer stated the "You have to be human to have these disorders.
The university in the city of Bloemfontein is regarded as a bastion for Afrikaaners, who are often most closely linked with white apartheid rule.
79) By the late 1980s, the ruling Afrikaaners were increasingly aware that change was inevitable.
Although they resent and despise Africans, and oppress and exploit them, the Whites decided to call themselves Afrikaaners.
Both Afrikaaners and Zionists considered the land to be theirs by divine right.
On the world scene, while the Afrikaaners were isolated, "Israel receives massive, unshakable support from a unified Diaspora Jewry and American aid" and is protected from "effective sanctions" by post-Holocaust concerns.
He naturally took to the military as a young adult assigned to driving tanks but decided not to make it a career as he was of English descent, and only Afrikaaners had much chance to advance.
In Coffee Bay we met a load of great big Afrikaaners who invited us to join in their rugby match.
Naturalists such as Anders Sparrman expressed condescension toward the Afrikaaners settled in southern Africa (Pratt 53-56); similarly, as Ruth Brown argues, The Songlines presents its readers with a caricature of native-born white Australians as racist philistines, while Europeans, represented by Arkady and Bruce, are portrayed as enlightened and cultured, and Aboriginals as spiritual (6).
Our gleaming motor took us on to the next resort, Plettenberg Bay (or Plet, as the Afrikaaners call it).
To have an audience of white Afrikaaners mixed with diverse black Africans and to hear their comments after the performance--that was absolutely worth all of the hardship and the technical grief of touring.