Land Grabs

They destroyed his home. Then his case was thrown out of...

On November 27 the Socio-Economic Rights Institute of South Africa (Seri) filed heads of argument in an application for leave to appeal the Durban...

Poverty, Evictions And Court Disputes: The Sad Reality Of eThekwini’s Poor...

Court disputes between Abahlali baseMjondolo and eThekwini City continue, following ‘illegal’ and brutal evictions of about 150 families, which were carried out by eThekwini...

Julius Malema On Land: Only Death Will Stop Us

“If South Africans are afraid of expropriating the land without compensation because of sanctions and backlash, then don’t vote for the EFF,” the...

Life When Your Home Can Be Destroyed At Any Moment

“Life here is not normal, we sleep with one eye open because anything could happen anytime,” Nhlanhlenhle Shandu tells The Daily Vox. The mother of...

Mining Affected Communities Come Out In Support Of Xolobeni

Tuesday, 24 April marked the second day of the court proceedings between the Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC), the department of mineral resources (DRM), and...

Separating Fact From Fiction: The History of the Establishment of Israel

The establishment of the state of Israel was never recognised by the UN Security Council, which is the only body with the authority to...

Kgalema Motlanthe, Thuli Madonsela, Pallo Jordan On The Prospects For A...

At the end of August, Cape Town’s Community House welcomed the former public protector Thuli Madonsela, now the social justice chair at the Law...

Marievale community pickets against SANDF outside Gauteng military bases

On Wednesday, advocacy organisation Right2Know (R2K) Gauteng picketed outside three military bases in Gauteng against the evictions of Marievale community members who have been...

Marievale Community Awaits Court Ruling Against Forced Evictions By SANDF

On Thursday, 3 May, members of a Marievale community, a community of approximately 600 people (150 families), approached the Pretoria High Court seeking...

Marievale Evictions: The SANDF Is Still Barring Residents From Their Homes

Marievale residents have yet again been barred from returning to their homes despite a court ruling by the High Court in Johannesburg stating they...

The Democratic Alliance On Land

The Democratic Alliance (DA) vehemently disagrees with the expropriation of land without compensation policy. Speaking at Constitutional Hill on Monday, the party leader Mmusi...

Children fall victim to state ineptitude and capitalist land-grab in Kenya

Kenya found its way into the international media for all wrong reasons last week. Images of Kenyan police brutally breaking up a demonstration by young children waving twigs,...

Heroine Cheek: “The Land Issue”

A bi-weekly podcast hosted by lipstick enthusiasts KENYA and ZEE, covering pop culture, societal issues and football. On this episode we tackle the issue of...
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