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Fees Must Fall protests and Police Brutality: What to do when you are a victim

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 27 October 2017

Fees Must Fall protests and Police Brutality: What to do when you are a victim

#FeesMustFall2017 has barely started and there have been new incidences of police brutality have been reported. Earlier this week, human rights organisation Amnesty International shared a video on Twitter showing a police officer manhandling an unarmed student protester at the University of Cape Town. The police officer threatened to break the arm of the victim...

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#LiveVIPZA Dummies Guide to Protesting

by: Kabelo Seshibe - 6 May 2014

#LiveVIPZA Dummies Guide to Protesting

In South Africa there’s news of a service delivery protest every other week. Protests are known to get out of control, which is why they spark so much conversation between South Africans. Sometimes it works out and everything stays peaceful, focusing only on the goal of the protest. However, there are times when it blows...

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Police brutality once again the talk of the town

by: Sibongiseni Phunguza - 1 March 2013

Police brutality once again the talk of the town

Police brutality is once again on everyone's lips after 27 year old taxi driver Mido Macia died in a cell at Daveyton police station in the East Rand, after being dragged by a police van.

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