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Freedom Isn’t Free [Screening & Discussion]

Freedom Isn’t Free Screening & Discussion 24 July | 18:00 – 20:30 | Venue: 129 Rochester Road, Observatory Cape Town Synopsis: Freedom Isn’t Free challenges the ANC government with its failure to bring into being the words and resolutions of the

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Can Ramaphosa Deliver?

Can Ramaphosa Deliver? 21 June at 18:00 | Venue: 129 Rochester Road, Observatory Cape Town Phindile Kunene and Rob Petersen will be discussing: Will CR’s “new dawn”  introduce an alternative growth path that breaks from the ecologically-damaging minerals-energy complex? What

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Life is Wonderful [Screening & Discussion]

Life is Wonderful – Screening & Discussion 2 June at 10:30  Venue: 129 Rochester Road, Observatory, Cape Town   On Saturday, 2 June, Amandla Forum and the Institute For African Alternatives (IFAA) will be screening “Life Is Wonderful: Mandela’s Unsung

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BRICS: Liberators or Agents of Imperialism with Patrick Bond

 BRICS: Liberators or Agents of Imperialism with Patrick Bond [Amandla! Forum] All welcome! From the 25-27 July the BRICS heads of state will be meeting at the BRICS Summit in Johannesburg. Ahead of the summit Patrick Bond will give an

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Thoughts from the left: What causes mental illness, and how does one treat it?

[Amandla Forum] Thoughts from the left: What causes mental illness, and how does one treat it All welcome! Psychotherapy is often derided as a middle-class indulgence. Prof Wahbie Long’s talk will examine the potential for a more socially responsive profession

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Extracting profit and the new scramble for Africa

Lee Wengraf’s new book “Extracting profit and the new scramble for Africa” Join us for the next Amandla! Forum “Extracting profit and the new scramble for Africa” on the 19 April 2018 from 18:00 – 20:00 at the AIDC (129

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STAND with Mining Affected communities and demand the Right to say NO! by signing this petition

STAND with Mining Affected communities and demand the Right to say NO! by signing this petition Mining-affected communities are repeatedly denied what is known as the right to free prior and informed consent (FPIC) when it comes to mining developments in

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16 March: One State, two state – Prospects for Palestine’s Liberation in the era of Trump

One State, two state – Prospects for Palestine’s Liberation in the era of Trump 14TH ISRAELI APARTHEID WEEK TOPIC: One State, two state – Prospects for Palestine’s Liberation in the era of Trump SPEAKER: Ali Abunimah DATE: Friday 16 March 2018

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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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