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From South Africa: Hunger games real for unemployed

From the January-February 2013 issue of News & Letters: From South Africa Hunger games real for unemployed Capetown, South Africa—During the Christmas break we received the most shocking news from KwaZulu-Natal. The provincial traffic department advertised 90 positions for trainee … Continue reading

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South Africa Marikana mine massacre

From the new September-October 2012 issue of News & Letters: South Africa Marikana mine massacre Marikana, South Africa–Aug. 18: It’s now two days after the brutal, heartless and merciless cold bloodbath of 45 Marikana mine workers by the South African … Continue reading

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World in View: South Africa’s ‘Class Apartheid’

From the Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters: World in View South Africa’s ‘Class Apartheid’ Two decades after Nelson Mandela was freed from prison, South Africa has actually increased the apartheid-era race and class inequality. Neoliberal capitalist economic policies … Continue reading

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South African shackdwellers movement statement on South African Communist Party

From the Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters: South African activists slam Communist Party Editor’s note: The self-organized communities in the Western Cape shackdwellers’ movement in South Africa have protested lack of services and housing through direct action, to … Continue reading

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