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Leslie Bank

Leslie Bank

    Open varsity gates to the commons
    Open varsity gates to the commons
    Fearing the loss of an academic year, students at Walter Sisulu University (WSU) returned to their studies earlier this month after extended...
    ​Land reform: A broken ladder
    ​Land reform: A broken ladder
    Rural land reform is a political lightning rod in South Africa. Much of President Jacob Zuma’s populist capital has been built on the back of the...
    University of Fort Hare at an academic crossroads
    University of Fort Hare at an academic crossroads
    In a recent article, Eastern Cape academic and journalist Mncedisi Jordan argued that it was inexcusable, 20 years into democracy, that legendary...