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Pressure to remove colonial relics grows

This week, the Black People’s National Crisis Committee (BPNCC) said it would intensify protest if activists are not listened to.

Oxford’s position on Rhodes Must Fall is bad politics — and even worse history

It is misleading to use Nelson Mandela’s name to defend the Cecil John Rhodes statue

The system in South Africa has its knee on the neck of the youth

The youth of today can learn from the youth of 1976, who rose up and rejected the Bantu education system

Black Lives Matter? Which black lives?

In South Africa, police brutality and violence affect black, working- class lives in particular. We must dismantle this systemic oppression

Online learning in lockdown is far from ideal

Varsities are determined to complete the first semester even if it hinders some students

Poor form betrays the revolution

A fresh look at the Fees Must Fall student movement sadly fails to fulfil its promise

Lessons from transformation of universities in South Africa

Many universities have embraced transformation as an imperative that seeks to eradicate colonial, apartheid and imperial legacies

You can’t manipulate us into voting

Choosing not to vote is a democratic choice, which can send a powerful message to those who harp on about those who died to make it possible

Context informs schools history report

African history is essential to recovering our past and linking it to the continent and the world

Transformation began 50 years ago

The first bid to place Africa at the heart of literary studies took place in Kenya

Decolonised spaces must be given room

The future of students and the institutions that teach them can be advanced if they are transformed

Black students ‘undervalued’ at UCT

A report compiled by the UCT curriculum change working group shows that coloniality remains a problem at the university

​Transforming UCT: Reflections on the road ahead

Black Academic Caucus responds to the backlash of the white liberal establishment despite the revolutionary changes that took place at UCT.

Struggle songs let us be heard

Understanding how these are used to mobilise people will advance our democratic project

Slice of Life: The harsh light shines on purpose

The #RhodesMustFall movement may have began because of a statue but it did so much more

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