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Remembering the moment that SA soldiers marched into Lesotho
Remembering the moment that SA soldiers marched into Lesotho
Saturday is the 20th anniversary of democratic South Africa’s military intervention in Lesotho. Christopher Williams reflects on Nelson...
Let us create truly caring institutions
Let us create truly caring institutions
In my inaugural professorial address at the University of Cape Town (UCT) a few years ago, in which I discussed the problem of transgenerational...
Not wanted here, there or anywhere
Not wanted here, there or anywhere
None of the residents of Barcelona 2, an eThekwini municipality transit camp in Lamontville in South Durban, wants to be there.
SAPS ordered to pay legal fees of security cops accused of murdering MK fighter
SAPS ordered to pay legal fees of security cops accused of murdering MK fighter
The Pretoria high court has ordered the South African Police Service to pay the legal fees of three apartheid-era security policemen who are...
The death penalty and judges who had to apply it
The death penalty and judges who had to apply it
Andrew Sibusiso Zondo called out just one word after he was sentenced to death: “Mama”.
Mlangeni unearths the land of his father
Mlangeni unearths the land of his father
The Mlangeni family was about to give up on their mission to find their grandfather’s grave on the Free State farm when someone tripped over a...
The tale of Nomzamo in Azania
The tale of Nomzamo in Azania
Nomzamo Madikizela adjusts her headwrap and brushes down pleats in her seshweshwe outfit. She steps to the podium; her first address as the...
Former exile’s dream of her own home dies with her
Former exile’s dream of her own home dies with her
Nkululeko Sekgoto recently started to write down his memories of his former partner, Ayanda “Christine” Bako.
Veterans get a room to call ‘home’
Veterans get a room to call ‘home’
Vuyo Mabija is washing the windows of his one-roomed flat in Eaton Hall Hotel, a low-cost apartment complex in Pretoria’s central business...
Homeless freedom fighters battle  for a place called ‘home’
Homeless freedom fighters battle  for a place called ‘home’
Every night Moses Mboweni sleeps between perfectly pruned shrubs next to a busy Pretoria intersection. “But only when it is not raining,” he...
Only stagnant pools remain after the Zunami
Only stagnant pools remain after the Zunami
Former president Jacob Zuma’s rambling monologue on the SABC on Wednesday afternoon wasn’t just an arrogant, delusional act of defiance in the...
Farewell to a lifelong activist
Farewell to a lifelong activist
The South African Communist Party has lowered its red flag in honour of a gallant stalwart of the struggle for liberation and social emancipation,...

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