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Wage & Tax Evasion Made in Paradise: The Role Of Appleby

Wage & Tax Evasion Made in Paradise: The Role Of Appleby Brian Ashley and Dick Forslund | Alternative Information & Development Centre (AIDC) |14 November 2017 The Paradise Papers, just like the earlier Panama papers, give ordinary people a glimpse

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Ronnie Kasrils’ new book “A Simple Man” [Book launch]

Ronnie Kasrils’ new book “A Simple Man” AIDC and Amandla will be launching Ronnie Kasrils’ new book “A Simple Man”. This book deals with the Faustian Pack of the 1990s and the current political crisis an inevitable outcome of these compromises. 

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Decolonising the Mind: Hugh Masekela’s lecture to Unisa’s Annual Spring Law Conference

Decolonising the Mind: Hugh Masekela’s lecture to Unisa’s Annual Spring Law Conference Amandla! Issue No. 43/44 | December 2015 I always hear people, before they make a speech, say this, so I’m going to say it too. I don’t know

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AIDC Library

AIDC Resource and Information Centre Library A space for activists and all those interested in understanding our rapidly changing world   About AIDC hosts one of the most exciting libraries of progressive books, magazines and documentary films. The collection contains material essential

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Political Obstacles to a Mass Renewable Energy Programme

The One Million Climate Jobs monthly meeting has invited Professor Mark Swilling to be a guest speaker at the next Monthly Meeting. Prof. Swilling is based at the Sustainability Institute at Stellenbosch University.  He will be speaking on the Political Obstacles

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Review: Strike a Rock, Encounters Documentary Film Festival 2017

Review: Strike a Rock, Encounters Documentary Film Festival 2017 By Camalita Naicker | Amandla Magazine Issue 53 | July 2017 This years Encounters Festival showcased a number of new and interesting feature films. First time filmmaker and University of Cape

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The Unemployed Peoples Assembly for the Right2Work (2017)

The Unemployed Peoples Assembly (2017) The SADC Peoples’ Summit (16-18 August 2017, Constitutional Hill, Johannesburg), organised by the Southern African People’s Solidarity Network (SAPSN). The summit is held annually as a parallel forum to the SADC (Southern African Development Community)

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Women Surviving Lavender Hill (book reading)

Women Surviving Lavender Hill (book reading) 22 August 2017 we had the latest Amandla Forum – a book reading of “Women Surviving Lavender Hill” Women surviving Lavender Hill captures the stories of women living in one of the most dangerous

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Women Surviving Lavender Hill (Book Reading)

WOMEN SURVIVING LAVENDER HILL (Book Reading) 22 August 2017 @ 18:00 – 20:00 129 Rochester Road, Observatory Women surviving Lavender Hill captures the stories of women living in one of the most dangerous townships in the Western Cape. Lavender Hill is

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SAPSN People’ Summit [16 – 18 August 2017]

 SAPSN People’ Summit [16 – 18 August 2017] On the eve of the 37th SADC Summit we make a call for trade unions, the social movements of our region big and small, for activists, militants and radical intellectuals to converge

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