Fees Must Fall

#FeesMustFall made history, but are we ready to accept the trade-offs?

Every year around the third week of October, when the Mother City’s homeless no longer have to weather the rain and wind, the minister...

The story of #FeesMustFall in placards

A picture may say a thousand words and a well-worded placard tells a million woes. FIRDAUS KHAN rounds up some of the most evocative placards of...

In the shadow of #FeesMustFall, xenophobic violence grips Grahamstown

While students at Rhodes University were fighting for their right to a free education, just down the road foreign shop owners were subjected to xenophobic...

Daily Vox Hangout: Where to now for #FeesMustFall?

Fee hikes have fallen and days later, the unified front of the student movement that kept the country enraptured, is already to show cracks....

#FeesMustFall forecast for Monday: Shutdown in some parts of the country...

All academic activities at the the University of Witwatersrand (Wits) remain suspended on Monday, with many students readying themselves for another week of protest....

“#FeesMustFall has shown us the power of the youth”

President Jacob Zuma announced a freeze on fee increases at South African higher education institutions on Friday. And as student movements across the country...

10 unforgettable moments of solidarity from #FeesMustFall

While news reports and timelines are filled with images of burning tyres and overturned police cars, the #FeesMustFall protests brought many South Africans together...

A change is going to come: on the right to peaceful...

A lot has been said recently about the right to protest and the right to assembly, but what irks me is how participants who...

In pictures: CPUT students join #FeesMustFall protests

On Thursday, thousands of Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) students protested at their Cape Town campus, wanting to see the Vice Chancellor, Dr...

In pictures: #FeesMustFall protestors clash with police outside Parliament

Hundreds of protestors from the University of Cape Town (UCT), Cape Peninsula University of Technology and the University of the Western Cape participated in...

#FeesMustFall: UCT slaps protestors with court interdict

The University of Cape Town was on Monday afternoon granted a court interdict preventing student protestors from "disrupting or otherwise interfering in any way...

#FeesMust Fall: Rhodes students join forces with Eastcape Midlands FET students

Protesters at Rhodes University have now joined students at Eastcape Midlands College, an FET college in Grahamstown, who have been on strike for the...

Five times the #WitsFeesMustFall protestors were victims of violence

The protests at Wits last week against the proposed 10.5% fee increase saw the university brought to a complete shutdown. The university Council eventually...

#FeesMustFall at UCT: “It’s about time the students spoke”

Classes at the University of Cape Town (UCT) were suspended on Monday as students blockade roads leading into campus. Students are demanding an emergency meeting...

Rhodes University students join #FeesMustFall protests

The university currently known as Rhodes was been brought to a complete halt on Monday morning, following student protests on campus. All academic activity...

#RhodesHasFallen: The students take their moment [photos]

On a hot Thursday evening, the statue of Cecil John Rhodes was finally removed from the University of Cape Town. It happened exactly one...

Student rage and the battle for transformation at SA’s universities

Black students at a number of former white universities in South Africa have started one of the most necessary youth conversations in a long...
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