Truth and Reconciliation Commission

 
No truth for Gambia’s queer people
No truth for Gambia’s queer people
Gambia is accounting for its past. Two years after the end of Yahya Jammeh’s brutal 23-year rule, the country’s Truth, Reconciliation and...
TRC commissioners demand justice
TRC commissioners demand justice
Twenty-three years ago, Hawa Timol sat inside the Johannesburg Methodist Church, where words tumbled quickly out of her mouth as she strained to...
Impimpi accusations are ‘reckless’
Impimpi accusations are ‘reckless’
“However far apart our bodies may be/ Our souls are locked together in perpetual embrace.” — Ben Langa, in a poem to his...
NPA admits to political interference in prosecutorial decisions
NPA admits to political interference in prosecutorial decisions
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has admitted that political interference by senior politicians in government has led to delays in the...
Ramaphosa urged to establish judicial inquiry into lack of apartheid prosecutions
Ramaphosa urged to establish judicial inquiry into lack of apartheid prosecutions
Imtiaz Cajee, the nephew of murdered anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, will recommend that President Cyril Ramaphosa establish a judicial commission...
Gambia truth commission starts to address Jammeh-era rights abuses
Gambia truth commission starts to address Jammeh-era rights abuses
A truth and reconciliation commission has begun to investigate alleged rights abuses during the 22-year-long rule of Yahya Jammeh. Authorities...
Need for reparations still with us
Need for reparations still with us
One of the biggest limitations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) was its failure to provide redress or reparations for the victims...
The land: SA’s unifying and divisive issue
The land: SA’s unifying and divisive issue
Twenty-eighteen was undoubtedly the year of the land. There has been no other time in our recent history that the land issue has become the subject...
Ramaphosa under pressure to support reparations for apartheid victims
Ramaphosa under pressure to support reparations for apartheid victims
Victims of apartheid-era atrocities have demanded that President Cyril Ramaphosa include some 80 000 people as beneficiaries of the President’s...
To reckon with Winnie's ghost
To reckon with Winnie's ghost
It is only a few short months since Winnie Madikizela-Mandela died and South Africa and the world paid their last respects to her at that spectacular funeral. So Sisonke Msimang’s important and highly readable book, The Resurrection of Winnie Mandela (Jonathan Ball),...
Family loses hope MK fighter is alive
Family loses hope MK fighter is alive
After 35 years of fruitlessly searching for former Umkhonto weSizwe (MK) fighter Nokuthula Simelane, her family has given up hope of finding her...
News media needs to save face
News media needs to save face
Amid the rise of fake news globally and following the recent revelations about “media capture” and the manipulation of journalists by less than...

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