Category Archives: South Africa

An urgent call to build solidarity in action

re posted from                           ABAHLALI baseMJONDOLO

An urgent call to build solidarity in action

Saturday 24 July 2021
Abahlali baseMjondolo Press Statement

An urgent call to build solidarity in action

The situation in Durban is very serious. The politicians and the people around them are actively trying to divide people and

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KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng are burning, we need to build a just peace

re posted from                           ABAHLALI baseMJONDOLO

Many people were hungry before Covid. Now they have been starving since March last year. Many lost jobs and those few who were getting the R350 grant which was making a difference to their lives have lost it. More than 74% of the youth are

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In Defence of RET and All That Jacob Zuma Stands For

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BLF calls for National Shutdown until President Zuma is released, and other demands are met

10 July 2021

“what happened in Egypt is a great lesson. the masses may rise up, but without a revolutionary theory and organisational capacity reactionary forces take over and reverse Read the rest

Energy Briefing : South Africa

presentation by Dr Anthonie Cilliers

Source: ChannelFMF

FMF Energy Briefing – Dr. Anthonie Cilliers

6 Dec 2018

The Draft 2018 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP2018) has split the energy community apart in an ugly acrimonious debate, including personal attacks and accusations of malicious dishonesty. Dr. Cilliers argues that:
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Small nuclear offers a realistic African energy solution

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Op-ed: Small nuclear offers a realistic African energy solution

By Dr Kelvin Kemm, a nuclear physicist and Convenor of the Stratek Nuclear Consortium

Worldwide we have witnessed intense energy discussion over the last couple of years. This has been compounded by a number of significant energy Read the rest

Suluhicho ya itaji ya umeme katika bara la Afrika : The solution to electricity need in Africa

Interview with Dr Kelvin Kemm, South African nuclear physicist, with Swahili translation.
Source: The New African Paradigm

18 June 2021

Dr Kemm explains that Africa needs African solutions for the production of energy on the continent.As he points out nuclear is the cheapest ,cleanest and most reliable source of electricity.It … Read the rest

The life and death of an immigrant dog whisperer

May this dear human being rest in peace

re posted from                        GROUND UP

The life and death of an immigrant dog whisperer

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Kevin Ilunga Nkongolo walks dogs in Milnerton. Photos provided by Karen Louise Fletcher

The dogs he

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South Africa: The country goes deeper into crisis as the unemployment rate increases

re posted from                         ABAHLALI baseMJONDOLO

Our country is in turmoil. Hope is what we have been living for and it seems like hope has been lost. This is the hope we as the shack dwellers carried with us in 1994 when almost all of who were eighteen or older at … Read the rest