Oscar’s apology: Too little, too late?

On Monday afternoon, April 7th, an emotional Oscar Pistorius finally took the stand, opening with a weepy apology to Reeva’s family that left June Steenkamp unnmoved. Experts on the Oscar Trial 199 channel on DSTV have said that her stony-faced expression¬†indicates that the apology was not accepted. Was the apology too little, too late? I […]

Oscar Pistorius media coverage – the one redeeming feature

I feel like I should open with a disclaimer. I’m not super impressed with the way the media are descending on the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, currently underway at the Pretoria High Court, especially when they behave badly, such as publishing photographs of witnesses who clearly asked for their privacy to be respected. Honestly, I’m […]