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Biko and the Black Consciousness Movement 43 years on

    Biko and the Black Consciousness Movement 43 years on
SEPTEMBER is known as ‘Biko Month’ in Black Consciousness Movement circles. Looking back on the month during which Steve Biko was murdered by the apartheid regime, BOKANG POOE reflects on
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Remembrance must be accompanied by a renewed commitment to social justice

    Remembrance must be accompanied by a renewed commitment to social justice
EDITORIAL COMMENT The deaths in detention of Imam Abdullah Haron and Steve Biko are commemorated in September. Imam Abdullah Haron was murdered in detention on 27 ­September 1969, while Black
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Regardless of age, apartheid torturers must be prosecuted

    Regardless of age, apartheid torturers must be prosecuted
CASSIEM KHAN declares that perpetrators of crimes against all anti-apartheid activists must come clean; they should publicly confess by revealing who gave the orders, how and why their loved one’s
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Inquests into apartheid era killings: where have all the perpetrators gone?

    Inquests into apartheid era killings: where have all the perpetrators gone?
CASSIEM KHAN writes that our magnanimity as a people has caused us to take our focus away from the perpetrators, the security branch members, the public order or, as we
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