Cape Town

Cape Town Water Wars: A Literal Shitstorm

January 18, 2018

In Cape Town, one of the most unequal cities in the world, poor people are taking the buckets they use for chemical toilets and turning them into weapons, as the water shortage intensifies class conflicts

Africa

October 5, 2016
The demands of students for free public education is a call for the ANC government to return to its aspirations of uplifting the Black working class and the poor

Donors Attribute Africa’s Economic Growth to Aid, But Numbers Tell Different Story

August 19, 2013

Leonce Ndikumana: While increased aid to Africa is only a small fraction of resources, donors attempt to take credit for Africa’s economic euphoria

Platinum Miners and Class Struggle in South Africa

February 14, 2013
Patrick Bond: Mining interests are a powerful force shaping African politics

The Bond Report

February 14, 2013
Patrick Bond: Mining interests are a powerful force shaping African politics