September 2017

Steps taken to bring down a Vice-Chancellor

Ed Herbst: Did the Survé-controlled Cape Times defame Dr Max Price? JOHANNESBURG — In the whirlwind news cycle of South African politics and current affairs, the ‘Fees Must Fall’ protests of 2015 can easily be forgotten….



Service to be held in CT bombed church

Bombed anti-apartheid church will hold service on Sunday CPUT vows to bring perpetrators to justice This painting in St Mark’s Anglican Church was damaged by a petrol bomb allegedly thrown by a student protester from CPUT….


GroundUp welcomes CT housing policy change

Cape Town’s welcome change in housing policy Good work by housing activists and city officials Woodstock Hospital is one of 13 sites set aside by the City of Cape Town for developing housing for low-income families….



What Biko would say about SA in 2017

Author and writer RW Johnson on the perennial question of what the late BC leader would have thought about SA today. This was first published in Politicsweb. Every September the South African media carries a number…