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Why Google is showing you white South African squatters

Google has over 200 factors that rank its sites, pages and images, but is it an accurate tool?

The limits of coloured nationalism

Gatvol Capetonian is a coloured ultra-nationalist organisation but here’s the kicker: their racist culprit is the post-apartheid government

PE homeowners complain about land occupiers

A resident, who said she feared reprisals if named, said: 'Ever since the 'squatters' came... we are facing a torrid time...'

Cato Crest: Land hunger of ‘Marikana’ proportions

As "rebellious" housing activists are gunned down, tension is rife in a shack settlement near Durban where people are fighting against corruption.

‘Shock and awe tactics’ used on shack dwellers

If we are to have any chance of resolving the escalating crisis in our society, we are going to have to think beyond liberalism.

Tough times for white South African squatters

Sitting in a deck chair at a white South African squatter camp, Ann le Roux (60) holds a yellowing photo from her daughter's wedding day.

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