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Building Women’s Power in Struggle


The Abahlali baseMjondolo Women’s League will be joining the women of South Africa to honour and celebrate our heroes who fought against racism and pass laws in 1956. They did so for all of us today, and they did so

Blade is childish


The Pan Africanist Student Movement azania (PASMA) hereby condemns the statements as made by the pseudo communist higher education minister that “the minority students are the ones who are derailing the progress of higher education through their protests”. By this

Solidarity with the Student Struggle


We express our full solidarity with the struggle for free education. We stand in solidarity with the students who are currently under arrest and in hospital. We express our strongest possible condemnation of the barbaric conduct of the South African

The Political and Economic Challenges Facing the Provision of Municipal Infrastructure in Durban


I wish to take this opportunity to thank the organisers of this workshop for recognising the struggle of Abahlali baseMjondolo. Today I wish to extend my gratitude to Wits and to Michigan for inviting me to share Abahlali‘s experience in

The Burning Season is Here


Shack fires are a constant danger. But that danger becomes more serious in winter. This is because during winter people who are living in shacks are trying to keep warm. As a result people resort to making fires which increases

Organizations publish a statement denouncing the jailing of MST activists


Struggling for land is an exercise in citizenship On the afternoon of May 31, one of the national leaders of the Landless Workers Movement (MST), operating in Goias, Jose Valdir Misnerovicz, was arrested in Rio Grande do Sul, in a

Youth Day Drug Awareness & Talents Competition Event


Abahlali baseMjondolo Movement of South Africa Youth League Press Statement   We as the youth of the South African nation want to live in peace and dignity regardless of colour or race. We want to live in a society where