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Tree trunks stand in the critically low Theewaterskloof Dam in Villiersdorp, South Africa, Jan. 23, 2018. (Photo: Reuters) News
Climate Bellwether? With Cape Town Almost Out of Water, "Day Zero" Looms
In less than three months, residents in South African city could be lining up for rationed water under armed guards. "Is this the new normal?"
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At UN Hearing, South African Delegate Decries Israel as World's Last Functioning "Apartheid State"
"We remain deeply concerned at the denial of the right of self-determination to the Palestinian people," said delegate at a hearing in Geneva, "in the absence of which no other human right can be exercised or enjoyed."
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Newly Discovered 1964 MLK Speech on Civil Rights, Segregation, and Apartheid South Africa
On December 7, 1964, days before he received the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, King gave a major address in London.
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From South Africa to Ireland, #BlackLivesMatter Finds Solidarity Worldwide
Protests against police brutality in the U.S. resonate around the world
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'Mass Struggle Works': South African Student Uprising Wins Tuition Hike Freeze
'A famous victory won by the hard struggle of students. We are all humbled.'
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'Fees Must Fall': Student Uprising for Justice Sweeps South Africa
'We demand, among other things, that the exorbitant fees... be lowered in line with a progression toward opening the gates of higher learning for all'
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Honouring Courage and Compassion on International Peace Day
I was 22 years old when I had to leave my homeland, South Africa. I had no choice. I was living underground for a year by then, to avoid being arrested. This was 1987, in the midst of one of the most bloody and violent periods in the history of Apartheid South Africa. The green peaceful streets of...
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Greenpeace International Head Target of Surveillance Request Ahead of G20 Summit
Leaked documents revealed by Al Jazeera and the Guardian show Kumi Naidoo seen as 'possible security threat'
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'The Spy Cables': Al-Jazeera Teases Massive Global Intelligence Leak
Hundreds of secret intelligence documents from world's spy agencies will reportedly reveal "operational dealings of the shadowy and highly politicized" landscape of international espionage
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Hundreds of Thousands March in 'Day of Rage' Against Israel
As airstrikes continued to rain down on Gaza, Palestinian groups call for international arms embargo against Israel
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