Young Black Barbadians Demand Change.

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February 19, 2016

2015 was a tumultuous year for the higher education sector in South Africa. Transformation moved to the heart of the national discourse through two sets of events: the #RhodesMustFall and #FeesMustFall movements. Collectively, these became the largest student social movements since the dawn of South Africa’s democracy in 1994.

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Caribbean Community Fears Spread of Racist Immigration Policy

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July 15, 2015

A Caribbean bloc committee pointed to Nazi Germany and Apartheid South Africa as examples of the violence and danger of xenophobia. The Caribbean Community’s committee said Monday the regional bloc should urge the Dominican Republic to put an end to its policies spurring the mass deportation of Haitians, in a move to prevent a humanitarian crisis in the region and avoid similar immigration policy spreading to other Caribbean nations. Caricom’s…

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LAND IN SOUTH AFRICA DEMANDS JUSTICE

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February 18, 2015

Dr. Motsoko Pheko On 12 February 2015 the President of South Africa Jacob Zuma announced that his ANC government would soon be tabling The Regulation Of Land Holdings Bill. This Bill when it becomes law would place a ceiling of 1200 acres on land ownership by South Africans and would no longer allow foreigners to own land in South Africa. Is this not too late and too little after 20…

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Sex Boycott and Peace Making in Africa

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November 3, 2014

By Melaku Mulualem K. This world is rich in resources and also rich in violence and war. The wars can be broadly divided in to two: intrastate war and interstate war. There are different methods in solving such wars and conflicts. One of the non-violent methods of solving conflicts and wars is “sex boycott”.

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REPARATIONS: DO OUR GOVERNMENTS REALLY WANT REPARATIONS FOR THE PEOPLE OR DO THEY ONLY WANT THE MONEY?

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August 27, 2014

As we continue our focus on Reparations we continually want to shine a light on Self Reparations. In our previous feature we covered a number of points as it relates to steps we can take to advance the empowerment of our people. We at OAH would like to add to this by calling for the respective Reparation Task Forces that have been activated to gather information on atrocities done to…

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Open Letter on Cuba written to John D. Rockefeller

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June 23, 2014

  By: Pablo González Casanova “Read by the author in the Forum “The Cuban 5 imprisoned in the United States: a blatant outrage of law and justice”, delivered in the Casa Lamm, Mexico on June 16, 2014. TO MR. JOHN D. ROCKEFELER, HONORARY DIRECTOR OF THE SOCIETY OF THE AMERICAS AND DISTINGUISHED GUESTS OF THE PRIVATE SECTOR AND GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATIONS OF THE FOUNDATIONS WHO SENT AN OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT…

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S. African president ‘scared of whites’: Malema

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June 23, 2014

Cape Town (AFP) – Radical South African lawmaker Julius Malema delivered a blistering attack on President Jacob Zuma in his maiden address to parliament on Wednesday, accusing him of being “extremely scared of white people”. Dressed in red overalls and Wellington boots, Malema called on the president to seize white-owned land without compensation, nationalise the mines and banks, and tear down statues of white colonisers.

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Democracy in danger as Nigeria comes under creeping fascism

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June 23, 2014

Written by  Chief John Oyegun Published in APC News Friday, 20 June 2014 16:29 Being the text of a World Press Conference addressed by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Oyegun,in Lagos on Friday, June 20th 2014Good morning gentlemen of the press.I have called this World Press Conference today to alert Nigerians and our international friends of the grave threat posed to our democracy and indeed…

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