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PUBLIC SEMINAR: Resistance from Within: Palestinian citizens of Israel and the struggle for democracy, equality and justice

PUBLIC SEMINAR: Resistance from Within: Palestinian citizens of Israel and the struggle for democracy, equality and justice  

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Theatre Review: When Swallows Cry shows that migrants’ lives matter

Theatre Review: When Swallows Cry shows that migrants’ lives matter Lesley Stones | Disclosure: Daily Maverick is a media partner to this production. The writer was not in any way influenced in writing her review. When Swallows Cry was written

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“My music is a middle finger to the Queen’s English”

“My music is a middle finger to the Queen’s English” Interview by Dshamilja Roshani | Amandla!Magazine Issue No. 55/56 | December 2017 He roams around barefoot, dresses in a wrap skirt and combines conscious lyrics with unique elements of Hiplife,

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Waterless Toilets

Please save the date for our next Million Climate Jobs meeting on the 22nd of February. The main new agenda item will be on waterless toilets. The meeting will take place from 9.30 to 12.30 at AIDC. The full Agenda

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Public Forum: Solidarity against mining in Africa

Public Forum: Solidarity against mining in Africa Parallel to the Alternative Mining Indaba, Amandla! and Africa Unite are hosting a forum to discuss the issue of extractivism in Africa. Being at the heart of local, regional and international mining interests,

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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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