Without the active participation of government, business and the community, development initiatives are doomed to fail in South Africa.
Hessel, resistance fighter, diplomat, writer of 'Time for Outrage!' and co-author of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, has died.
New York police arrested protesters celebrating the six-month anniversary of Occupy Wall Street near the stock exchange over the weekend.
People worldwide unite to free themselves from the shackles of dysfunctional systems.
One year on from the Arab Spring uprising following a death in Tunisia, it spread to Egypt, Libya and Syria. The youth revolt has truly gone global.
Police have removed thousands of anti-Wall Street protesters from "Occupy" camps across the US, arresting 292 people in the Los Angeles operation.
Police in Los Angeles and Philadelphia have stormed Occupy Wall Street encampments in both cities, demanding protestors leave demonstration sites.
Occupy protesters got into the Thanksgiving spirit, congregating in the disputed New York square where their movement sprang up two months ago.
During the first two months of the Occupy protests, the movement cost the public at least $13-million in police overtime and other municipal services.
University of the Free State rector Professor Jonathan Jansen says the government's attitude towards its people is appalling.
Something deep and impressive is going on in the new generation who have an innate sense of justice and fairness
New York police have prevented protesters from shutting down Wall Street, arresting more than 200 people in repeated clashes.
Occupy Wall Street activists have clashed with police outside the New York Stock Exchange on the movement's two-month anniversary.
Debt ceilings, double dips, currency volatility and Walmart -- the Mail & Guardian rounds up the business highlights of 2011.
Less than two dozen Occupy Wall Street protesters have stayed over in a downtown park that had been home to hundreds before the city cleared the site.
New York police have evicted Occupy Wall Street protesters from a park in the city's financial district, two months after they set up camp.
New York police have begun clearing Zuccotti park in the city's financial district, where Occupy Wall Street protesters have camped for two months.
Anti-Wall Street protesters in several US cities on Saturday faced orders by officials to leave their camps.
New York's billionaire mayor has lashed out at Occupy Wall Street protesters, calling them despicable after reports of self-policing in the movement.