South African Human Rights Commission

 
Racism stops rugby’s try at uniting South Africa
Racism stops rugby’s try at uniting South Africa
Die Watergat pub is right in the centre of Langebaan, at the big roundabout. You can’t miss it.
Xolobeni mining ruling compromises the state
Xolobeni mining ruling compromises the state
Many of South Africa’s mineral resources are found on communally owned and subject to customary law. As such, the discourse on land in South...
Banks bungle sale of houses
Banks bungle sale of houses
“My father came home with a letter from the bank that he has finished paying his house,” recalls Ntombikayise Mthimkhulu*. “We were all...
Two murders, two crime strategies
Two murders, two crime strategies
The suburb of Uitsig, on the Cape Flats, is a mere 25km from Louisenhof wine farm outside Stellenbosch. But their realities are worlds apart.
Alex inquiry: City of Joburg refutes residents’ claims
Alex inquiry: City of Joburg refutes residents’ claims
Armed with slick presentations the City of Johannesburg has been at pains to explain to the residents of South Africa’s oldest township why their...
All our rights should be for all our people
All our rights should be for all our people
South Africa has come a long way since 1994 as far as civil liberties are concerned. 
South Africa needs to take a position on the plight of the Turks under Erdoğan
South Africa needs to take a position on the plight of the Turks under Erdoğan
South Africa is still experiencing enormous challenges 25 years into democracy, and these need to be addressed urgently.Human Rights Day is...
Death ends Sara Tsebe’s mine battle
Death ends Sara Tsebe’s mine battle
In life Sara Tsebe refused to move to Rooibokpan to make way for Anglo American Platinum’s expansion of the biggest open-cast platinum mine in...
Death and dignity: How KZN strips cancer patients of their pride
Death and dignity: How KZN strips cancer patients of their pride
Roxanne Premchund would sometimes hear her father scream.
Committee to monitor UniZulu 'until it is fully functional'
Committee to monitor UniZulu 'until it is fully functional'
The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education has committed itself to closely oversee the running of the University of Zululand (UniZulu), in Richards Bay, "until it is fully...

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