student protests

 
Gwede Mantashe: 'I would shut down universities to teach student protesters a lesson'
Gwede Mantashe: 'I would shut down universities to teach student protesters a lesson'
If ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe was higher education minister, he would close universities for a prolonged period to teach protesting...
#Fees2017: Student bodies divided on response to Blade Nzimande's announcement on fee increases
#Fees2017: Student bodies divided on response to Blade Nzimande's announcement on fee increases
Student bodies across the country stand divided on their way forward in the wake of an announcement by Higher Education and Training Minister Blade...
The rainbow is dead - beware the fire, SA
The rainbow is dead - beware the fire, SA
In 1963 James Baldwin prefaced and ended The Fire Next Time, two essays on race in America, with a lyric from a song composed by Africans...
Afrikaners: Stand up for what is right, for our future
Afrikaners: Stand up for what is right, for our future
This piece was originally written in Afrikaans. This is important to mention not only to make it clear who my target audience is but also to show...
Protest, politics and prayers at South Africa's universities
Protest, politics and prayers at South Africa's universities
Hands are raised at the gates to the University of the Free State. The hands are black and white – #Colourblind, an off-shoot social movement to...
Student protests forge links with past
Student protests forge links with past
"One’s understanding of and feeling for a concept inevitably are shaped by the weighting of one’s experience,” says South African archivist...
UCT seeks court order against protesting students
UCT seeks court order against protesting students
The University of Cape Town is applying for an interdict to prevent violent protests after paintings and a bus were torched, and vice chancellor Max...
Student protests welcome - as long as it’s peaceful
Student protests welcome - as long as it’s peaceful
The events that have taken place at South African universities since October 2015 and, to an extent, since the beginning of this year have ushered...
Academics can drive change
Academics can drive change
Each year, hundreds of thousands of students enrol at South Africa’s universities. Of the 60% of black African students who survive the first year,...

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