Creating change with art, a longboarding grandma, and how hip-hop can save our classrooms


This week in Beautiful News, find joy in the alternative. Nanda Soobben. A childhood hobby is the starting point for a powerful political voice. Bernie Shelly. Old age hasn't caught up with this lifelong surfer. Olivia Lawrence. The backpackers fighting environmental catastrophe. Kurt Minnaar. A maths teacher adds rhythm to the equation. Dennis Chuene. Plastic bags meet glamour in this designer’s collection. Wesley van Eeden. Graffiti creates hope in desolate spaces. This is Beautiful News.