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iol.co.za
Freedom goes after former execsFund advising shareholders yesterday that an urgent application had been brough
Freedom goes after former execs
iol.co.za / Posted 20 hours ago
Fund advising shareholders yesterday that an urgent application had been brought by the company in the High Court in Grahamstown last Friday against the company’s former chief executive Nagendra Tyrone Govender, Graham Stavridis and Clifford... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Motherwell brothers use art to stop illegal dump sitesaid the paintings had been exhibited in galleries such as Gallery Noko‚the Por
Motherwell brothers use art to stop illegal dump site
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
said the paintings had been exhibited in galleries such as Gallery Noko‚the Port Elizabeth Atheneum‚ the Albany Museum in Grahamstown and the Port Elizabeth museum. The brothers use oil paint on canvass and also experiment with scrap metal and... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Motherwell brothers use art to stop illegal dump sitesaid the paintings had been exhibited in galleries such as Gallery Noko‚the Por
Motherwell brothers use art to stop illegal dump site
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
said the paintings had been exhibited in galleries such as Gallery Noko‚the Port Elizabeth Atheneum‚ the Albany Museum in Grahamstown and the Port Elizabeth museum. The brothers use oil paint on canvass and also experiment with scrap metal and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Indian Press - a Proud History in South Africasecond is Umshayeli Wendaba, said to be one of the first newspapers written for
The Indian Press - a Proud History in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
second is Umshayeli Wendaba, said to be one of the first newspapers written for black readers, which was printed at the Grahamstown based Wesleyan Mission Society between 1837 and 1841. These two examples are but a few of the alternative voices... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Freedom Day - the Good, the Bad and the Invisible1989, was admitted as an advocate this year at the age of 60. In a moment that
Freedom Day - the Good, the Bad and the Invisible
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
1989, was admitted as an advocate this year at the age of 60. In a moment that evoked raw emotions, he took his oath in the Grahamstown High Court. The last time he had stood before a judge, he was sentenced to death for his political activities.... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Stop the scourge of rapeabout it. The #Chapter212 movement, the release of the #RUreferencelist and th
Stop the scourge of rape
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
about it. The #Chapter212 movement, the release of the #RUreferencelist and the #NakedProtest at Rhodes University in Grahamstown has put the issue firmly on the agenda. The way the Rhodes protesters have gone about their activism has drawn... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Deeper Look At the University Graduationa particular reading of the historical moment when British settler colonialism
A Deeper Look At the University Graduation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
a particular reading of the historical moment when British settler colonialism arrives in this region. According to the Grahamstown Foundation, the Monument was built to commemorate what it recognises to be two key areas "that benefit all South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Violence, Nakedness and the Discourse of #rureferenceliststudent was hospitalised due to a panic attack caused by the stun grenades. Che
Violence, Nakedness and the Discourse of #rureferencelist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
student was hospitalised due to a panic attack caused by the stun grenades. Chelsea Haith reports on unfolding events in Grahamstown, misrepresentation in mainstream media, and what it will take to tackle the scourge of sexual violence on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru Now - a Deeper Look At the University Graduationa particular reading of the historical moment when British settler colonialism
Uhuru Now - a Deeper Look At the University Graduation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
a particular reading of the historical moment when British settler colonialism arrives in this region. According to the Grahamstown Foundation, the Monument was built to commemorate what it recognises to be two key areas "that benefit all South... Read more
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iol.co.za
May Day call for justice for Dr Aggetton October 6, 1953, in Nanyuki, Kenya. His family moved to South Africa in 1964
May Day call for justice for Dr Aggett
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
on October 6, 1953, in Nanyuki, Kenya. His family moved to South Africa in 1964, where he attended Kingswood College in Grahamstown from 1964 to 1970, and later UCT, where he completed a medical degree in 1976. Aggett worked as a physician in... Read more
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iafrica.com
Rhodes rape cases reported to policerape victims are lodging cases against those named in a list that sparked days
Rhodes rape cases reported to police
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
rape victims are lodging cases against those named in a list that sparked days of protests at the university last week. A Grahamstown police spokesperson confirmed that the victims had started reporting the cases. "Case are starting to come in‚... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rhodes rape cases being lodged with policeGrahamstown SAPS spokesperson Captain Mali Govender said that victims had start
Rhodes rape cases being lodged with police
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Grahamstown SAPS spokesperson Captain Mali Govender said that victims had started reporting cases from last week. “Case are starting to come in‚ people are reporting cases‚" she said‚ adding "we are not releasing any statistics”. She could not... Read more
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iol.co.za
Men must end rape culturein this regard, as we saw last week when justifiably angry Rhodes University st
Men must end rape culture
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
in this regard, as we saw last week when justifiably angry Rhodes University students were forced to take to the streets in Grahamstown to drive exactly this point home. The law does, of course, matter. When a girl or a woman is a victim or... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Beyoncé is an event, helping us decide a new way of beingelse will not have to play catch-up. She is streets ahead. Fezokuhle Mthonti a
Beyoncé is an event, helping us decide a new way of being
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
else will not have to play catch-up. She is streets ahead. Fezokuhle Mthonti and I dialogue across provinces. She, in Grahamstown. I, wrestling against the day’s demands to go outside. Through voice notes, status updates and texts, we use... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Department fails in bid to appeal over milkwood treesThe provincial department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries has failed to
Department fails in bid to appeal over milkwood trees
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
The provincial department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries has failed to convince the Grahamstown High Court to grant it leave to appeal a ruling allowing 10 milkwood trees to be removed. Earlier this month, the Daily Dispatch reported that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Men, not the courts, must end rape culturein this regard, as we saw last week when justifiably angry Rhodes University st
Men, not the courts, must end rape culture
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
in this regard, as we saw last week when justifiably angry Rhodes University students were forced to take to the streets in Grahamstown to drive exactly this point home. The law does, of course, matter. When a girl or a woman is a victim or... Read more
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iol.co.za
Has the ANC lost its struggle identity?handsome face, dear Vernon Petersen. I am wearing an itchy-clothed charcoal sui
Has the ANC lost its struggle identity?
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
handsome face, dear Vernon Petersen. I am wearing an itchy-clothed charcoal suit I bought for R30 at a second-hand shop in Grahamstown. The brown leather brogues I had purchased in New York two years earlier bothered my mother no end. As I said my... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prince's Gift Was That He Stepped Right Out of Racism's Symbolic Logicspanned nearly 40 years. But his influence stretched way beyond just music. Dr
Prince's Gift Was That He Stepped Right Out of Racism's Symbolic Logic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
spanned nearly 40 years. But his influence stretched way beyond just music. Dr Vashna Jagarnath of Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa, explains to The Conversation Africa's arts and culture editor Charles Leonard why she teaches her... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rhodes VC hopes to regain the trust of studentsnot be silenced” on 20 April 2016. Picture: Govan Whittles/EWN. Rhodes Univers
Rhodes VC hopes to regain the trust of students
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
not be silenced” on 20 April 2016. Picture: Govan Whittles/EWN. Rhodes University,Rhodes protests,Rhodes Reference List GRAHAMSTOWN – Rhodes University Vice Chancellor Sizwe Mabizela says he hopes to rebuild the trust between himself and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rhodes University Has a Rape Problem. Why?of the #RUReferenceList at Rhodes University has sparked protests against the h
Rhodes University Has a Rape Problem. Why?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
of the #RUReferenceList at Rhodes University has sparked protests against the handling of sexual violence complaints at the Grahamstown campus. The DAILY VOX spoke to staff and students to understand why the existing policies at the university are... Read more
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iol.co.za
Do police know how to handle peaceful protests?Captain Mali Govender, says the police were only doing their job. “At various
Do police know how to handle peaceful protests?
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Captain Mali Govender, says the police were only doing their job. “At various entrances to Rhodes University campus in Grahamstown, the roads were blocked off using furniture , brooms , sticks and stones. Following warnings by the SAPS to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘Rhodes alleged rapist reference list a violation of human rights’and rape culture on campus. Pictur: EWN/Siyabonga Sesant Rhodes protests,Campu
‘Rhodes alleged rapist reference list a violation of human rights’
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
and rape culture on campus. Pictur: EWN/Siyabonga Sesant Rhodes protests,Campus Rape Culture,Rhodes Reference List GRAHAMSTOWN - Rhodes University has called for the so-called ‘reference list’ of eleven alleged rapists posted online to be... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘One rape is one too many‚’ Rhodes VC saysMabizela was addressing the media following dramatic protests on the Grahamstow
‘One rape is one too many‚’ Rhodes VC says
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
Mabizela was addressing the media following dramatic protests on the Grahamstown campus this week against what students have called a culture of rape. University management has agreed with most of the student demands raised during the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Prins to bring act home firstlife throws at us. “I believe we should have a laugh about some things,” he sa
Prins to bring act home first
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
life throws at us. “I believe we should have a laugh about some things,” he said. He also added that the show was suitable for the whole family. From EL, Prins will take the show to Grahamstown and then Cape Town and Johannesburg. Rec... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rhodes: Students won’t end protests until 11 alleged rapists are arrestedof rape. Picture; Govan Whittles/EWN. Rhodes University,campus rape,University
Rhodes: Students won’t end protests until 11 alleged rapists are arrested
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
of rape. Picture; Govan Whittles/EWN. Rhodes University,campus rape,University rape,Rhodes protests,Campus Rape Culture GRAHAMSTOWN – Students at Rhodes University say they won’t end their anti-rape protest until 11 alleged rapists are taken off... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rhodes blocks taken downpaintings do not educate anyone. Universities must be transformed, not destroye
Rhodes blocks taken down
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
paintings do not educate anyone. Universities must be transformed, not destroyed," said Nzimande. Students in Grahamstown have protested, blockaded roads and clashed with the police over allegations that rape and sexual assault were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rhodes Rapes - DA to Ask for Investigation Into SAPS in GrahamstownThe DA will today submit parliamentary questions on the resourcing and capacity
Rhodes Rapes - DA to Ask for Investigation Into SAPS in Grahamstown
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The DA will today submit parliamentary questions on the resourcing and capacity of the Grahamstown SAPS station in order to assess the ability of the police in the town to address claims of sexual assault. I will also be writing to Rhodes University... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Topless students protest against campus rapesprotesters demonstrating at rape culture on a university campus. Since the pro
Topless students protest against campus rapes
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
protesters demonstrating at rape culture on a university campus. Since the protest began on Monday at Rhodes University in Grahamstown in South Africa, police have tried to disperse students using pepper spray and stun guns. The students started... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rhodes University SRC battling to garner support for anti-rape protestUniversity,SAs rape shame,campus rape,rape culture,University rape,Rhodes prote
Rhodes University SRC battling to garner support for anti-rape protest
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
University,SAs rape shame,campus rape,rape culture,University rape,Rhodes protests,Campus Rape Culture GRAHAMSTOWN – The Student Representative Council at Rhodes University says it is now struggling to garner support for their... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rhodes accused denies sexual assault claimsstudents who have accused the University of being ineffective in dealing with t
Rhodes accused denies sexual assault claims
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
students who have accused the University of being ineffective in dealing with the rape cases reported to management at the Grahamstown campus. The lawyer representing one of the men included on the post known as the ‘RU Reference List’ says no... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Higher education dept worried about situation at Rhodes Nzimandesaid that, where necessary, the department of justice would explain the definit
Higher education dept worried about situation at Rhodes Nzimande
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
said that, where necessary, the department of justice would explain the definition. Some students at the university in Grahamstown started protesting on Sunday after the publication of a list of alleged rapists and sexual assaulters who work or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA to Visit Grahamstown Police Station After Students Arrestedthis end, my colleague in the Eastern Cape, DA MPL, Marshall von Buchenroder, w
DA to Visit Grahamstown Police Station After Students Arrested
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
this end, my colleague in the Eastern Cape, DA MPL, Marshall von Buchenroder, will conduct an unscheduled visit to Grahamstown Police Station as soon as possible to check on those students who have been arrested. The DA will update the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rhodes University staff join student protestjoined the anti-rape protest. PIcture: Govan Whittles/EWN Nehawu,Rhodes Univer
Rhodes University staff join student protest
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
joined the anti-rape protest. PIcture: Govan Whittles/EWN Nehawu,Rhodes University,Rhodes protests,Campus Rape Culture GRAHAMSTOWN - Workers belonging to the National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union (Nehawu) have now joined the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
DA: ‘Increasing evidence of excessive force by SAPS at Rhodes’The Democratic Alliance (DA) will on Thursday be at the Grahamstown Police Stat
DA: ‘Increasing evidence of excessive force by SAPS at Rhodes’
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
The Democratic Alliance (DA) will on Thursday be at the Grahamstown Police Station for an “unscheduled visit” to investigate claims of heavy-handedness during student protests. DA shadow deputy MEC for safety and security Marshall von Buchenroder,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Disperse University Anti-Rape Protestoff for the day. Police also used stun grenades and pepper spray to disperse t
Police Disperse University Anti-Rape Protest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
off for the day. Police also used stun grenades and pepper spray to disperse the protesters at the university, located in Grahamstown to the southeast of the country. Five students were arrested. The protests were fanned by comments posted on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rhodes agrees to some of anti rape activists’ demandsthem. Five students who were arrested on Wednesday during the protests were re
Rhodes agrees to some of anti rape activists’ demands
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
them. Five students who were arrested on Wednesday during the protests were released with a warning to reappear at the Grahamstown Magistrate’s Court on July 20. Police used rubber bullets and stun grenades when the student gathering became... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘Increasing evidence of excessive force by SAPS at Rhodes'after five students arrested by police during protests at the university were o
‘Increasing evidence of excessive force by SAPS at Rhodes'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
after five students arrested by police during protests at the university were on Wednesday morning released by the Grahamstown Magistrate's Court. Chaos erupted when students‚ protesting over what they call a rape culture at Rhodes‚... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rhodes University suspends classes for rest of the weekon 20 April 2016. Picture: Govan Whittles/EWN. Rhodes University,campus rape,U
Rhodes University suspends classes for rest of the week
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
on 20 April 2016. Picture: Govan Whittles/EWN. Rhodes University,campus rape,University rape,rape culture,Rhodes protests GRAHAMSTOWN – Rhodes University has suspended classes for the remainder of the week as student protests against rape on... Read more
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Mashable
South Africa: Rhodes students hold anti-rape protestAfrica: Students rally against their university's sexual assault policy Studen
South Africa: Rhodes students hold anti-rape protest
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
Africa: Students rally against their university's sexual assault policy Students are protesting at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa after a "reference list" of alleged rapists at the school was leaked on social media. Students feel... Read more
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Calcutta News
Five arrested Rhodes students released Grahamstown - Five Rhodes University students who were arrested on Wednesday
Five arrested Rhodes students released
Calcutta News / Posted 9 days ago
Grahamstown - Five Rhodes University students who were arrested on Wednesday during student protests were released with a warning to reappear at the Grahamstown Magistrate's Court on July 20. According to a... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Interdict brought against Rhodes studentsacademic activities have been suspended until Monday as the protests c The Uni
Interdict brought against Rhodes students
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
academic activities have been suspended until Monday as the protests c The University applied for the interdict at the Grahamstown High Court, and included people “engaging in unlawful activities” as well as those “associating themselves” with... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Five arrested Rhodes students releasedLizeka Tandwa, News24 Grahamstown – Five Rhodes University students who were a
Five arrested Rhodes students released
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Lizeka Tandwa, News24 Grahamstown – Five Rhodes University students who were arrested on Wednesday during student protests were released with a warning to reappear at the Grahamstown Magistrate’s Court on July 20. According to a Grahamstown... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rhodes vice chancellor ‘disgusted’ by police’s use of rubber bulletscampaign on 20 April 2016. Picture: Govan Whittles/EWN. University rape,rape c
Rhodes vice chancellor ‘disgusted’ by police’s use of rubber bullets
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
campaign on 20 April 2016. Picture: Govan Whittles/EWN. University rape,rape culture,Rhodes protests,Sizwe Mabizela GRAHAMSTOWN - Rhodes University Vice-Chancellor Sizwe Mabizela says he’s disgusted by the arrest of five students during a... Read more
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Aljazeera
S African police disperse university anti-rape protestoff for the day. Police also used stun grenades and pepper spray to disperse t
S African police disperse university anti-rape protest
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
off for the day. Police also used stun grenades and pepper spray to disperse the protesters at the university, located in Grahamstown to the southeast of the country. Five students were arrested. The protests were fanned by comments posted on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Africa police fire rubber bullets to disperse protesters at Rhodes Universityoff for the day. Police also used stun grenades and pepper spray to disperse t
South Africa police fire rubber bullets to disperse protesters at Rhodes University
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
off for the day. Police also used stun grenades and pepper spray to disperse the protesters at the university, located in Grahamstown to the southeast of the country. Five students were arrested. The protests were fanned by comments posted on... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Court grants Rhodes urgent interdict against studentsthe university community. In a most unusual move, the university’s top three m
Court grants Rhodes urgent interdict against students
Daily Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
the university community. In a most unusual move, the university’s top three management figures gave oral evidence in the Grahamstown High Court about why they were forced to resort to this extraordinary action against their students or anyone... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
EFF condemns ‘brutal’ police response to Rhodes student proteststhe “brutal’ police response to the ongoing student protests against rape attac
EFF condemns ‘brutal’ police response to Rhodes student protests
Daily Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
the “brutal’ police response to the ongoing student protests against rape attacks on the campus of Rhodes University in Grahamstown. Several protesting students were arrested during running skirmishes with police on Wednesday. Police used... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFF Statement On the Rhodes University Students Protests Against Campus Rape CultureEFF condemns the brutal police response to the ongoing student protests against
EFF Statement On the Rhodes University Students Protests Against Campus Rape Culture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
EFF condemns the brutal police response to the ongoing student protests against campus rape culture at Rhodes University in Grahamstown. The police have attacked non-violent and unarmed students with rubber bullets and teargas. We call on the police... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
5 arrested in Rhodes University anti rape protestPaul Herman and Lauren Hess, News24 Grahamstown - Tensions rose at Rhodes Univ
5 arrested in Rhodes University anti rape protest
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Paul Herman and Lauren Hess, News24 Grahamstown - Tensions rose at Rhodes University on Wednesday morning following a stand-off between police and students protesting after a list was released naming alleged rapists on campus. According to two... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Release arrested Rhodes students immediately EFFEFF on Wednesday condemned the police’s response to ongoing protests against ca
Release arrested Rhodes students immediately EFF
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
EFF on Wednesday condemned the police’s response to ongoing protests against campus rape culture at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, calling for the release of five arrested students. "The police have attacked non-violent and unarmed students... Read more
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