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Migration and Borders – a video education series


Images of thousands of people waiting in long queues at some of the busiest borders that South Africa shares with neighbouring countries saw renewed calls for tightening of the borders and amplified the voices of those who rally behind campaigns like #PutSouthAfricaFirst. Over the years, the South…

 

Migration and Borders – a video education series


Images of thousands of people waiting in long queues at some of the busiest borders that South Africa shares with neighbouring countries saw renewed calls for tightening of the borders and amplified the voices of those who rally behind campaigns like #PutSouthAfricaFirst. Over the years, the South…

Away with exclusionary cities


A solidarity expo and launch of occupation diaries created by housing and land activists across Cape Town As the City of Cape Town ramps up its campaign against land occupations, activists are coming together to stand against exclusionary cities and to imagine a city that caters to the needs of its…

 
 

Away with exclusionary cities


A solidarity expo and launch of occupation diaries created by housing and land activists across Cape Town As the City of Cape Town ramps up its campaign against land occupations, activists are coming together to stand against exclusionary cities and to imagine a city that caters to the needs of its…

 

Will Expropriation give life to a failing Land Reform programme?


Since the introduction of the phrase “expropriation without compensation”, the debate on the land question has never been the same. Pressure on government to deliver land has intensified, while urban masses have resorted to land occupations in response to growing landlessness, poverty and une…

 

Will Expropriation give life to a failing Land Reform programme?


Since the introduction of the phrase “expropriation without compensation”, the debate on the land question has never been the same. Pressure on government to deliver land has intensified, while urban masses have resorted to land occupations in response to growing landlessness, poverty and une…

Sell-Out’ or Necessary Compromise: an activist school on the 30th anniversary of the transition to democracy


The view that the settlement that ushered in democracy in 1994 was a ‘sell-out’, ‘betrayal’, an ‘elite pact’ or ‘terrible compromise’ has widespread appeal among activists today….

 
 

Sell-Out’ or Necessary Compromise: an activist school on the 30th anniversary of the transition to democracy


The view that the settlement that ushered in democracy in 1994 was a ‘sell-out’, ‘betrayal’, an ‘elite pact’ or ‘terrible compromise’ has widespread appeal among activists today….

 

US power in the Middle East: Anti-imperialist politics in times of global crises & uncertainty


How should South African activists understand continued US meddling in the Middle East? What will be the short- and long-term implications of this for the peoples of the Middle East, for us in South Africa, and for the rest of the world? Given contested meanings of the mass rejection of US hegemony…

 

US power in the Middle East: Anti-imperialist politics in times of global crises & uncertainty


How should South African activists understand continued US meddling in the Middle East? What will be the short- and long-term implications of this for the peoples of the Middle East, for us in South Africa, and for the rest of the world? Given contested meanings of the mass rejection of US hegemony…

Revolution in Sudan: Activists share their experiences


A popular uprising in Sudan, which started in December 2018, ended 30 years of military rule and led to the recent signing of a deal between the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) and the Transitional Military Council (TMC). Sudan will now have a transitional period of 39 months, during which…

 
 

Revolution in Sudan: Activists share their experiences


A popular uprising in Sudan, which started in December 2018, ended 30 years of military rule and led to the recent signing of a deal between the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) and the Transitional Military Council (TMC). Sudan will now have a transitional period of 39 months, during which…