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Too Many Carrots and Too Few Sticks

Too Many Carrots and Too Few Sticks Michael Nassen Smith and Carilee Osborne | Amandla 64 | June 2019 In his opening speech at the October 2018 Jobs Summit, President Ramaphosa made the following comments: “The social partners have agreed


The Violent Work of South African Gangs

The Violent Work of South African Gangs Christopher Morris | Amandla 64 | June, 2019 For working class communities on the peripheries of South Africa’s urban centres, gang violence is part of daily life, in the home, taxi, school and


What ever happened to the Energy Transition?

What ever happened to the Energy Transition? John Treat | Amandla 64 | June 2019 Anyone trying to understand what’s happening with the world’s energy systems right now can be forgiven if they are confused. On one hand, most people


Urban Land Reform for Social and Spatial Justice

Urban Land Reform for Social and Spatial Justice  Mercy Brown-Luthango | Amandla 64 | June, 2019 South Africa is now more than 60% urbanised and the urban population is projected to grow to more than 70% by 2030. This is


Queering health care

Queering health care Clio Koopman | Amandla 64| June, 2019 Access to health care is a perfect example of who is important in South Africa and who is not. In unequal South Africa, private health is accessed by 16% of


The Alex shutdown and the real problems of the township

The Alex shutdown and the real problems of the township Interview with Mzwonke Mayekiso, Alexandra Civic Organisation | Amandla 64 | June, 2019 Amandla!: In your view, how does the urban crisis manifest in Alex? What is it that makes

 

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