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State shows its contempt for rural people with Traditional Khoi-San Leadership Act

The tribalist, colonialist Act is a message to the landless: the ability to make important decisions rests solely with those in power, not you

San and Khoi claim benefits from rooibos

A groundbreaking agreement will see traditional knowledge holders of rooibos earn more than R10-million a year for their rights

The ‘Bantustan Bills’ remain disastrously flawed

If passed, powers will be given to unelected leaders and people will be dispossed of land rights

Contentious traditional leadership Bill passed

In November last year, the traditional leadership Bill was passed by the National Assembly

SA adopting colonial categories of people drives racial divide

A past of ‘define and rule’ led to current tensions between coloured, black and Indian people

Stop calling us ‘coloured’ and denying us our diverse African identities

Khoi Revivalists denounce racist groups using its name and want the apartheid category eliminated

Editorial: History’s crucial lessons

'​The department of education’s plan to make history compulsory for every learner throughout their schooling career is to be applauded'

Coloured civic ‘bloc’ set to contest poll

But there is already polarisation, as some activists disagree with the racist rhetoric doing the rounds

From sand to sky: Divine thread links the San with nature

For the Khomani San of the Kalahari, spirituality lies in their connection with the land they know so intimately

Khoi San protesters demand recognition at ANC conference

The group is there to demand recognition as the first indigenous people in the land which now makes up the Republic of South Africa.

Letters to the editor: July 7 to 13 2017

Readers write in about the KhoiSan, and the BLF.

Letters to the editor: June 30 to July 6 2017

Readers wrote in about the San, Joel Joffe, and Wonder Woman.

Karoo way of life under threat from mining company

Uranium mining is returning to the area, threatening water resources in a dry region and raising concerns about the spread of radiation particles.

ANC fights for the rights of all Africans

The party's Freedom Charter unites the struggles of all – including the Khoisan – under one banner.

SA’s first people demand their place in the sun

The ANC, mimicking the National Party, uses a skewed history to justify ongoing discrimination.

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