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The EFF reignites #FeesMustFall as it takes Nzimande and Unisa to court

The EFF is going to court in a bid to have the higher education minister’s directive that Unisa lower its first-time student intake overruled The post The EFF reignites #FeesMustFall as it takes Nzimande and Unisa to court appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Education, Higher Education, Eff, Universities, Court Case, Blade Nzimande, Nzimande, FeesMustFall, Economic Freedom Fighters, UniSA, Top Six, EFF Student Command, Enrollment Target, First-time Student Intake, Over-enrollment, Tommy Huma


Institutions of higher learning should commemorate their casualties

The bust of Matikweni Nkuna at Tshwane University of Technology is an example of how we should honour those who fought for equal access to education The post Institutions of higher learning should commemorate their casualties appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Education, South Africa, Access, Statues, Universities, Tut, FeesMustFall, Commemoration, Top Six, Tshwane University Of Technology, Katlego Monareng, Lesedi Benjamin Phetla, Matikweni Nkuna


Hashtag lessons from the US and South Africa about racism and antiblackness

The #Black Lives Matter, #RhodesMustFall and #FeesMustFall movements show that democracy cannot happen without decolonisation The post Hashtag lessons from the US and South Africa about racism and antiblackness appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Opinion, US, Racism, South Africa, Black Lives Matter, United States of America, FeesMustFall, Rhodes University, Top Six, Anti Black Racism, South Africa (country, Decolonisation, RhodesMustFall, George Floyd


Unnatural: Conservation is yet another legacy of colonialism

Using assumptions and faulty tools leads to racist conclusions about why so few black students are taking up biological sciences The post Unnatural: Conservation is yet another legacy of colonialism appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Opinion, Curriculum, Conservation, Police Brutality, Openaccess, Biological Sciences, UCT, FeesMustFall, Kruger Park, World Values Survey, Decolonisation, Collins Khosa, RhodesMustFall, Black Students, Elma Robyn Montsumi, SaveTheRhino


The myths that swirl around modern-day South Africa should be dispelled

Without an accurate understanding of the dilemmas which overwhelm us, our efforts to produce effective and far-reaching strategies or solutions for change will fail The post The myths that swirl around modern-day South Africa should be dispelled appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Opinion, Freedom, South Africa, Capitalism, Colonialism, Openaccess, Apartheid, FeesMustFall, Neoliberalism, Self-determination, Top Six, South Africa (country, Decolonisation, Born-frees, Freedom Day


Young people need a bailout: Cancel student debt held by national banks

A more equitable and fair society, able to conquer the effects of pandemics, starts with debt-free education and skills development The post Young people need a bailout: Cancel student debt held by national banks appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Education, Jacob Zuma, Student Loans, Student Debt, Openaccess, Cyril Ramaphosa, FeesMustFall, South Africa (country, South African Economy, Higher Education South Africa, Black Tax


Habib leaves with no regrets about the decisions he made at Wits

The vice-chancellor announced he will be heading to SOAS next year The post Habib leaves with no regrets about the decisions he made at Wits appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Education, Article, Jacob Zuma, School of Oriental and African Studies, Wits University, University of Cape Town, Blade Nzimande, Habib, FeesMustFall, University of Witwatersrand, University of Johannesburg, Student Protests, Adam Habib, Nehawu, South Africa (country, Colin Bundy


South Africa: #FeesMustFall Students Cheer As Charges Withdrawn

[News24Wire] Twenty-nine university students burst into applause and grinned from ear to ear on Wednesday morning after charges relating to the #FeesMustFall protests were withdrawn against them in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.
Tags: South Africa, Cape Town, FeesMustFall


The big talking points from Zuma's ANC anniversary address

From a veiled attack on the DA and EFF to #FeesMustFall, here are the highlights from the ANC's traditional January 8 birthday statement.
Tags: ANC, Zuma, FeesMustFall