Service delivery protests

 
 Kimberley rocked by ‘R260 riot’
Kimberley rocked by ‘R260 riot’
Courtney Saridn, 25, moved through the streets of Beaconsfield looking for shops that had not been boarded up or ransacked and abandoned. She was...
Mr Ramaphosa, this is how to get the country working
Mr Ramaphosa, this is how to get the country working
On April 18, in my capacity as Grahamstown Residents’ Association chairperson, I wrote to President Cyril Ramaphosa imploring the government to...
How corruption is fraying SA's social and economic fabric
How corruption is fraying SA's social and economic fabric
South Africans are not happy. According to the recent Bloomberg’s Misery Index, South Africa is the second-most miserable...
Editorial: Protests show that nothing has changed
Editorial: Protests show that nothing has changed
In a week when protests for housing spilled out on to the streets of Johannesburg and Pretoria, our response to them shows once more the...
Twenty-three people live in a two-bedroom flat in Eldos
Twenty-three people live in a two-bedroom flat in Eldos
The blocks of flats in Eldorado Park Extension 8 stand in faded yellows and blues. The palisade fencing around the complex has all but disappeared....
'Uprising' prediction comes true
'Uprising' prediction comes true
Coloured people were on the verge of an uprising, fed up with years of “systematic discrimination” by the state, the leader of rights group...
Service delivery protests set for new highs this election year
Service delivery protests set for new highs this election year
If service delivery protests continue to happen at the same rate that they have in the past four months, 2016 will realise a new peak for such...
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...
Desperate and divided, SA is gatvol
Desperate and divided, SA is gatvol
Increasingly, South Africans from all walks of life are mobilising for change. Many resort to public protest in the hope of galvanising the...

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