Monthly Archives: March 2015

Release the Report of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry

At long last the final report of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry is due to be handed over to President Jacob Zuma at the end of March. Right from the start, the legal NGOs and the Marikana Support Campaign noted … Continue reading

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Marikana Support Campaign on the removal of Rhodes statue

Statement on the removal of Rhodes statue from Rehad Desai: The fight over the removal Rhodes statue carries meaning through to today. Rhodes stood for the untrammelled exploitation of South Africa and the wider continents resources for the interests of … Continue reading

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TIME TO ACT

March 21st was declared a day of commemoration to foster a culture of human rights enshrined in our constitution. These very rights are now under threat, as deaths that can be attributed to the police have increased exponentially over the … Continue reading

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Miners Shot Down wins Jury’s first prize at FESPACO 2015

South African filmmaker Rehad Desai’s Miners Shot Down scooped the Jury’s first prize at FESPACO, Africa’s premier Film and TV festival. This is the first win for a South African documentary at this biannual event that has been running now … Continue reading

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