Mother Earth is the Pluriversal Panarium of All: The Living and the Dead


  • Mogobe Benard Ramose University of Pretoria



conquest, Earth, justice, panarium, ubu-ntu


Mother Earth is the panarium of all who live and die in it. This is not restricted to human beings only. The principle of the equality of all human beings demands peaceful coexistence and mutual respect. This is not the case in conqueror South Africa despite the new constitutional dispensation inaugurated since 1994. The successors in title to conquest in the unjust wars of Western colonisation continue to insist that Mother Earth is their exclusive panarium. The conquered peoples continue to resist this insistence.


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How to Cite

Ramose, Mogobe Benard. 2023. “Mother Earth Is the Pluriversal Panarium of All: The Living and the Dead”. Politeia 42 (1):26 pages .



Received 2023-11-28
Accepted 2023-12-13
Published 2023-12-28