Interview with Abahlali General Secretary – Thapelo Mohapi

Amandla! interview with Abahlali General Secretary – Thapelo Mohapi (29 August 2017) Abahlali baseMjondolo, or AbM, is a shack-dwellers’ movement in South Africa. The movement grew out of a road blockade organized from the Kennedy Road shack settlement in the

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Women Surviving Lavender Hill (Book Reading)

Women surviving Lavender Hill captures the stories of women living in one of the most dangerous townships in the Western Cape. Lavender Hill is a community ridden with gang violence, drug and alcohol addiction, domestic violence and the list continues.

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Vivek Chibber – Alienation

Vivek Chibber visits UCT (2 August 2017) Topic: Social determinants of psychological suffering with reference to Marx’s theory of alienation. Chibber is a Professor of Sociology at New York University and author of “Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital”

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#MenAreTrash – Gender & Sexual violence in activists spaces [Amandla Forum]

Amandla Magazine facilitated and hosted a discussion to reflect on how organisations and movements are addressing gender based violence within their organisations / movements and how these organisations / movements are tackling patriarchy in general. In this light we invited

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Water flows to money and climate change wont change this

“This drought has been predicted and was predictable for a long time” Why has the response taken so long? What measures have been put in place? Listen here:

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Pat Mooney on Mergers in the food chain

Pat Mooney talking about mergers and who controls the rights to the food system including the rights to water, land and seeds. Pat Mooney has more than four decades experience working in international civil society, first addressing aid and development

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Whither ANC Debate – Noor Nieftagodien [Audio recording]

Whither ANC Debate – Noor Nieftagodien [Audio recording] Between 250 to 300 people attended the public debate titled “Whither ANC” organised by Amandla Magazine and the Alternative Information and Development Centre AIDC, an activist think-tank based in Cape Town. This debate

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Whither ANC Debate – Mbuyiseni Ndlozi [Audio recording]

Whither ANC – Mbuyiseni Ndlozi [Audio recording] Between 250 to 300 people attended the public debate titled “Whither ANC” organised by Amandla Magazine and the Alternative Information and Development Centre AIDC, an activist think-tank based in Cape Town. This debate was

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Whither ANC Debate – Tony Ehrenreich [Audio recording]

Whither ANC – Tony Ehrenreich [Audio recording] Between 250 to 300 people attended the public debate titled “Whither ANC” organised by Amandla Magazine and the Alternative Information and Development Centre AIDC, an activist think-tank based in Cape Town. This debate was

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Whither ANC – Jeremy Cronin [Audio recording]

Whither ANC – Jeremy Cronin [Audio recording] Between 250 to 300 people attended the public debate titled “Whither ANC” organised by Amandla Magazine and the Alternative Information and Development Centre AIDC, an activist think-tank based in Cape Town. This debate

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