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Word on the Street: What are today’s youth ready to fight for?

Word on the street: What are today’s youth ready to fight for?  Amandla Ulutsha Newsletter |Issue 13 Editorial | 14 June 2018 Elikplim Atsiatorme, Ghana For me and for a lot of people from my generation – at least from

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The Stolen Future of the Youth

The Stolen Future of the Youth Amandla Ulutsha Newsletter |Issue 13 Editorial | 14 June 2018 The sixth month of each year ever since the 1976 youth uprising is a constant reminder to the youth in South Africa of where

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Dismantling patriarchy and misogyny

Dismantling Patriarchy and Misogyny Reflections about collective change Amandla Ulutsha Newsletter |Issue 12 Editorial | 31 May 2018 The recent allegations of sexual harassment and abuse on the left in South Africa have highlighted how social justice organizations are not

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Word on the Street: The Right to Say no in Xolobeni

SPOTLIGHT ON: The struggle history of Amidiba Crisis Committee The Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC) was formed in 2007 by five villages on the Wild Coasts to fight open cast mining on their land. It was in this area the Pondo

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The General Strike and what it means

The General Strike and what it means Amandla! Ulutsha Newsletter Issue  No.10 | Editorial | 25 April 2018 The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) has just recently called a national general strike on the 25 April, with General

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When the internet swaps from utopia to dystopia

When the internet swaps from utopia to dystopia Right to privacy, democracy and data sovereignty Amandla! Ulutsha Newsletter Issue  No.9 | Editorial | 12 April 2018        The recent data scandal involving 87 million people’s personal information collected and processed

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The War on Freedom Fighters

The War on Freedom Fighters Shrinking Space for Dissent Amandla! Ulutsha Newsletter Issue  No.8 | Editorial | 29 March 2018 The murder of Marielle Franco, an Afro-Brazilian queer socialist womxn on the 14th of March, has caused an international uproar

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G20: Pressure rising on tax haven USA

G20: Pressure rising on tax haven USA Tax Justice Network | 10/07/2017 The pressure is rising over non-compliant territory: the era of tax havens seems to slowly come to an end since even the USA could be threaten by economic

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Declassified: Apartheid profits – Who funded the National Party?

Declassified: Apartheid profits – Who funded the National Party? Open Secret | Daily Maverick | 01/08/2017 While researching the recently published book Apartheid, Guns and Money: A Tale of Profit, Open Secrets collected approximately 40,000 archival documents from 25 archives

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