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​No place in South Africa for the likes of racist Sodwana Bay guesthouse owner, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane
​No place in South Africa for the likes of racist Sodwana Bay guesthouse owner, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane
Following the most recent online exposé of racism in South Africa – this time involving the Sodwana Bay Guest House’s refusal to accept black...
​Zuma given two weeks to respond to allegations of hate speech
​Zuma given two weeks to respond to allegations of hate speech
President Jacob Zuma has until July 4 to respond to complaints of hate speech laid against him at the Human Rights Commission (HRC) by the Freedom...
Restaurant owner dismisses racist comment allegations
Restaurant owner dismisses racist comment allegations
Paul Da Silva, the owner of Spetada restaurant in Rosebank, has dismissed claims that he hurled racist insults at two black women when they...
For the love of hate speech
For the love of hate speech
Julius Malema, now leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, agreed not to sing "shoot the boer". Political puppet Chester Missing wants Afrikaans...
Human rights commission to probe Limpopo school toilets
Human rights commission to probe Limpopo school toilets
The South African Human Rights Commission will investigate sanitation in schools across Limpopo after a grade R pupil fell into a pit toilet and...
SAHRC to pronounce on textbook scandal
SAHRC to pronounce on textbook scandal
An interim report following hearings into the alleged non-delivery of textbooks was being compiled and would soon be presented to Parliament, the...
‘Inadequate’ education data prompts commission probe
‘Inadequate’ education data prompts commission probe
Unreliable data from provincial education departments about the ­supply of learning materials, including textbooks, to the country’s...
Court orders suspension of Lenasia demolition
Court orders suspension of Lenasia demolition
South African Human Rights Commission spokesperson Isaac Mangena said the high court in Johannesburg granted the commission's application, and...
Alleged resort racism referred to human rights council
Alleged resort racism referred to human rights council
An apparent racist incident at an Eastern Cape resort will be referred to the South African Human Rights Commission, the province's parks and...
Bid to nullify UFS student poll
Bid to nullify UFS student poll
Race-related political hostility shrouded otherwise peaceful student elections this week at the University of Free State (UFS), with the South...
Qwelane wins the battle but not the war
Qwelane wins the battle but not the war
Ambassador to Uganda and former columnist Jon Qwelane has won his case to have the Equality Court hate speech judgment against him set aside, but...
Prisons minister visits 'torture victim'
Prisons minister visits 'torture victim'
An inmate who was allegedly tortured by warders at the Pretoria Central Prison received a visit from Correctional Services Minister Nosiviwe...

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