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Rheinmetall Denel Munition’s Deadly Business

Rheinmetall Denel Munition’s Deadly Business By Amandla correspondent | Amandla Issue 61/62 | 04 February 2019 Passion and excitement. According to a 2017 commercial by arms manufacturer Rheinmetall Denel Munition, that is what you should expect when you walk through

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The Great Leap Forward – more of the same

The Great Leap Forward – more of the same By Hassen Lorgat | Amandla Issue 61/62 | 23 January 2019 The mining sector came into the news in late September when the Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe, visited the

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Permanent People’s Tribunal

Permanent People’s Tribunal By Amandla correspondent | Amandla Issue 61/62 | 11 January 2019 Songs of hope and resistance filled the ground floor of Sci-Bono Discovery Center in Newtown, Johannesburg throughout the session of the Southern Africa Permanent Peoples Tribunal

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Final Declaration, Thematic Social Forum

Final Declaration Thematic Social Forum on Mining and Extractivist Economy | For other languages, click here | 10 December 2018 BEYOND EXTRACTIVISM: RECLAIMING PEOPLES POWER, OUR RIGHT TO SAY NO! We, the participants of the Thematic Social Forum on Mining

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Phansi nge Corporate Power! We demand the Right to Say No!

Phansi nge Corporate Power! We demand the Right to Say No! Southern African Campaign to Dismantle Corporate Power | 23 November 2018 The Southern Africa Permanent Peoples Tribunal on Transnational Corporations (PPT) was organised by the Southern African Campaign to

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SA does not need the Grand Inga Project

SA does not need the Grand Inga Project By Rudo Sanyanga | Original Source: Daily Maverick | 14 November 2018 Given the high cost of the Grand Inga Project on the Congo River and the risk it involves, one cannot help

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Learning From Einstein – What to do with the Public Investment Corporation (PIC)

Learning From Einstein – What to do with the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) By Dick Forslund | Original Source: Business Day | 05 November 2018 Albert Einstein is said to have defined madness as expecting different results from repetitions of

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Record number of states attend start of UN negotiations

Record number of states attend start of UN negotiations for a treaty on transnational corporations and Human Rights Global Campaign to Dismantle Corporate Power | Press Release | 17 October 2018 This press release is issued by the Global Campaign to

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3rd Session of the People’s Permanent Tribunal

3rd Session of the People’s Permanent Tribunal By Keamogetswe Seipato | AIDC Programme Coordinator | 9 October 2018 The time has come once more for the people to be heard! The Southern African Campaign to Dismantle Corporate Power is hosting

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The Importance of The Right To Say No: Power From The People

The Importance of The Right To Say No: Power From The People By Carol Masingi | AIDC Researcher | 26 September 2018 The scramble for Africa did not stop with the end of colonialism in African countries. In fact, it

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