Reconciliation Commission

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The Tyee
Act on Declaration of Indigenous Rights, It's the Next Step to Reconciliationhealth, and profound loss of hope, will receive well-deserved attention. I am
Act on Declaration of Indigenous Rights, It's the Next Step to Reconciliation
The Tyee / Posted 3 minutes ago
health, and profound loss of hope, will receive well-deserved attention. I am compelled by the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The TRC heard our collective experiences in every individual's testimony and issued Calls to... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
A matter of understandingin innovative capacity-building to support indigenous communities. Consistent
A matter of understanding
The Sudbury Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
in innovative capacity-building to support indigenous communities. Consistent with the calls for action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, it will become a platform to advance understanding of reconciliation. "We are proud of the... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
TLC hits surplus in 2015its relationships with aboriginal communities in the tri-area, based on the rec
TLC hits surplus in 2015
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 12 hours ago
its relationships with aboriginal communities in the tri-area, based on the recommendations provided by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC). During a regular council meeting on May 24, town council passed a motion to... Read more
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The Sault Star
Murray Sinclair to get Algoma honourof law at the University of Manitoba and has won numerous awards. In 2009 he w
Murray Sinclair to get Algoma honour
The Sault Star / Posted 14 hours ago
of law at the University of Manitoba and has won numerous awards. In 2009 he was appointed chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission under Prime Minister Stephen Harper's government. The goal of the commission was to document the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Flashback - 25 May, 1997in March 1996 in the first multi-party elections for nearly three decades in Si
Flashback - 25 May, 1997
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
in March 1996 in the first multi-party elections for nearly three decades in Sierra Leone. According to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report, the mastermind of the coup was Sgt. Alfred Abu Sankoh (alias "Zagallo"). He was joined by... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai to make formal apology to aboriginesPeoples' Day, Aug. 1, according to a statement by Executive Yuan Secretary-Gene
Tsai to make formal apology to aborigines
The China Post / Posted yesterday
Peoples' Day, Aug. 1, according to a statement by Executive Yuan Secretary-General Chen Mei-ling on Thursday. A "Truth and Reconciliation Commission" inside the Presidential Office will be set up to handle transitional justice matters for... Read more
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Daily News
Cabinet approval to establish Office of Missing Personsand a subsequent follow-up commission, investigated cases beginning in 1987. Mo
Cabinet approval to establish Office of Missing Persons
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
and a subsequent follow-up commission, investigated cases beginning in 1987. More recently, the Lessons Learned and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC) noted that the GoSL is “duty bound” to ensure that allegations of missing persons are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Traditions, Solutions to Continent's Problemsworld. In contrast, South Africa which gained majority rule in the same year a
African Traditions, Solutions to Continent's Problems
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
world. In contrast, South Africa which gained majority rule in the same year as the Rwandese genocide, chose the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) as a means of restorative justice at the end of apartheid. This, however, was flawed and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PF Now an Embarrassment to African Liberation Movementsare we going to do to recover our stolen taxes? We can't lie to ourselves that
PF Now an Embarrassment to African Liberation Movements
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
are we going to do to recover our stolen taxes? We can't lie to ourselves that everything is fine and that there will be a reconciliation commission when people are looting public resources in broad daylight. We can't fight corruption through... Read more
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The Hill
US-Morocco alliance is as strong as the values on which it standspolitical and social reforms toward inclusive governance, egalitarianism and th
US-Morocco alliance is as strong as the values on which it stands
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
political and social reforms toward inclusive governance, egalitarianism and the rule of law. He initiated an equity and reconciliation commission to both acknowledge the prior suffering of elements of the Moroccan population at the hands of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fonati Koffa Should Decline Investigating Global Witness Allegationsindependent-minded. Remember that at the end of apartheid in South Africa, who
Fonati Koffa Should Decline Investigating Global Witness Allegations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
independent-minded. Remember that at the end of apartheid in South Africa, who was it that was named to head the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, to probe into the many heinous crimes committed during the apartheid regime? He who was chosen was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Resolved to Address African Problems Using African Solutionsaspects peace-building in a post conflict environment, including serving on the
Resolved to Address African Problems Using African Solutions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
aspects peace-building in a post conflict environment, including serving on the Technical Support Team to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Liberia, reaffirmed "The African Union will make proposals in terms of what it considers as the... Read more
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New Kerala
Chronic Crises - newkerala.com #67745and withdraw the cases from the court and grant clemency to the accused. Furthe
Chronic Crises - newkerala.com #67745
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
and withdraw the cases from the court and grant clemency to the accused. Further, on May 17, 2016, members of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Commission of Investigation on Enforced Disappeared Persons (CIEDP) observed that the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
President Obama's visit to Hiroshimaespecially as discussed in this particular context, is trivialized. There may b
President Obama's visit to Hiroshima
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
especially as discussed in this particular context, is trivialized. There may be a place for apology. If so, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in South Africa in the 1990s demonstrated that genuine apology is much more than saying "I'm... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zanu PF now an embarrassment to Africaare we going to do to recover our stolen taxes? We can’t lie to ourselves that
Zanu PF now an embarrassment to Africa
New Zimbabwe / Posted 5 days ago
are we going to do to recover our stolen taxes? We can’t lie to ourselves that everything is fine and that there will be a reconciliation commission when people are looting public resources in broad daylight. We can’t fight corruption through... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Canada adopts UN declarationrespect, co-operation, partnership and the recognition of rights. “The decisio
Canada adopts UN declaration
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
respect, co-operation, partnership and the recognition of rights. “The decision follows a recommendation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which urged all levels of government to implement this important document,” he stated. Feehan... Read more
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The Border Mail
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mbeki, Zuma, Maharaj must be charged for Church Street bombing apartheid police generalthe two bombers, were killed and 217 people were injured. Van der Merwe said t
Mbeki, Zuma, Maharaj must be charged for Church Street bombing apartheid police general
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
the two bombers, were killed and 217 people were injured. Van der Merwe said those who gave evidence at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) could help in securing a conviction against the three. "Most of the members of the ANC who... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Q&A on new Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's inaugurationthe economy and create jobs for educated young people. In her address, Tsai al
Q&A on new Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's inauguration
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
the economy and create jobs for educated young people. In her address, Tsai also said she would establish a peace and reconciliation commission to revisit the crimes committed by the former authoritarian Nationalist government and seek justice... Read more
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The Courier
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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The Young Witness
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Western Advocate
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Manning River Times
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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The North West Star
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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WA Today
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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The Age
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Why is China worried about this soft-spoken, balanced, cat-loving woman?
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sightssystem is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing ch
Tsai Ing-wen: The woman in China's sights
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
system is not close to the people, and is not trusted by them". Also drawing cheers was a pledge to set up a "truth and reconciliation" commission to properly account for Taiwan's darkest page in its modern history: the bloody crackdown during... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen vows to reduce dependence on Beijingdevelopment,” Tsai said. Tsai, who has a PhD in law from the London School of
Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen vows to reduce dependence on Beijing
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
development,” Tsai said. Tsai, who has a PhD in law from the London School of Economics, also vowed to set up a truth and reconciliation commission to investigate human rights abuses committed during decades of military rule between 1947 and 1987.... Read more
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Minda News
Dureza: there will be “wide consultations” on crafting Bangsamoro peace roadmapup with the decommissioning of MILF weapons and combatants under the Normalizat
Dureza: there will be “wide consultations” on crafting Bangsamoro peace roadmap
Minda News / Posted 8 days ago
up with the decommissioning of MILF weapons and combatants under the Normalization process. The Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission (TJRC) in its report made public in launching rites in Cotabato City on March 15 and Manila on... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Gukurahundi: reckoning nearsshort, she has made uncertain noises about the need for a national truth-tellin
Gukurahundi: reckoning nears
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
short, she has made uncertain noises about the need for a national truth-telling exercise akin to Desmond Tutu’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Yet, for many, a yawning credibility gap is likely to grow yet larger for as long as she remains... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NGOs Express Joy As the Condemned National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill Withdrawn From ParlyLOCAL NGOs have welcomed the withdrawal of the National Peace and Reconciliatio
NGOs Express Joy As the Condemned National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill Withdrawn From Parly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
LOCAL NGOs have welcomed the withdrawal of the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) Bill from Parliament following MPs' adverse report. Both the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) and Heal Zimbabwe said the development was an opportunity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Religious Community Sets Up Reporting System On Reconciliation ActionReligions and National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) have outlined
Religious Community Sets Up Reporting System On Reconciliation Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Religions and National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) have outlined actions for unity and reconciliation to which progress will be reported to twice a year. This development follows a recent resolution that different public and private... Read more
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Minda News
BBL: Options Apt for Bangsamoroor “Another” – a new article, “Normalization”, that embodies the recommendation
BBL: Options Apt for Bangsamoro
Minda News / Posted 9 days ago
or “Another” – a new article, “Normalization”, that embodies the recommendations of the TJRC (Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission) must be added. Third: It must be passed during the First Regular Sessions of the 17th Congress;... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Clerics Commit to Promote Unity and ReconciliationLeaders of various religious denominations across the country have committed to
Clerics Commit to Promote Unity and Reconciliation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Leaders of various religious denominations across the country have committed to join hands with the National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) by including the Ndi Umunyarwanda (Iam Rwandan) programme in their preaching to promote cohesion... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SA's Gettysburga great many extraordinary, unexpected and wonderful things emerged from that s
SA's Gettysburg
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
a great many extraordinary, unexpected and wonderful things emerged from that struggle. To name but a few – the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, South Africa’s first truly democratic elections in 1994, and one of the finest Constitutions ever... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'We Buried My Brother After 27 Years'to us, so we often slept with the kitchen door unlocked so he wouldn't struggle
'We Buried My Brother After 27 Years'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
to us, so we often slept with the kitchen door unlocked so he wouldn't struggle to come in. It wasn't until the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) trial against Winnie Madikizela-Mandela that all that hope of my brother being alive was... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
NGOs joy as MPs reject reconciliation billLOCAL NGOs have welcomed the withdrawal of the National Peace and Reconciliatio
NGOs joy as MPs reject reconciliation bill
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
LOCAL NGOs have welcomed the withdrawal of the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) Bill from Parliament following MPs’ adverse report. Both the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) and Heal Zimbabwe said the development was an opportunity... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Apartheid's trauma re-lived at Franschhoek literary festivalthe way to the venue, Palesa explained to me that her 19-year-old brother had b
Apartheid's trauma re-lived at Franschhoek literary festival
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
the way to the venue, Palesa explained to me that her 19-year-old brother had been “disappeared”. After the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), her mother had visited De Kock in prison to try to find out what had happened. De Kock... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Understanding the silicosis judgmenttheir shareholders. The phase one class action case will be a public relations
Understanding the silicosis judgment
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
their shareholders. The phase one class action case will be a public relations nightmare for the mines: picture a Truth and Reconciliation Commission but with justice meted out to the perpetrators at the end. And the cost of legal fees and final... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Writer Palesa Morudu: I saw a ‘broken man’ in Eugene de Kockbut was asked to leave. FILE: Eugene De Kock at the amnesty hearing of two for
Writer Palesa Morudu: I saw a ‘broken man’ in Eugene de Kock
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
but was asked to leave. FILE: Eugene De Kock at the amnesty hearing of two former Vlakplaas operatives at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, 17 November 1997. Picture: AFP. Eugene de Kock,prime evil Eugene de Kock CAPE TOWN - A South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buthelezi - Past 'Coming Back to Bite South Africans'violent hostility between the Zulus and supporters of the African National Cong
Buthelezi - Past 'Coming Back to Bite South Africans'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
violent hostility between the Zulus and supporters of the African National Congress (ANC). At South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearing on apartheid-era crimes, Buthelezi was accused of fomenting the violence, a charge he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Understanding the Silicosis Judgmenttheir shareholders. The phase one class action case will be a public relations
Understanding the Silicosis Judgment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
their shareholders. The phase one class action case will be a public relations nightmare for the mines: picture a Truth and Reconciliation Commission but with justice meted out to the perpetrators at the end. And the cost of legal fees and final... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'Breaking the shackles of shame': the rape survivors leading a new wave of activismYork State coalition against sexual assault, attended recent talks at the Unite
'Breaking the shackles of shame': the rape survivors leading a new wave of activism
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
York State coalition against sexual assault, attended recent talks at the United Nations on the US Black Women’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, a grassroots group encouraging outspokenness about sexual violence. “The influence of women going... Read more
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