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Israeli Apartheid Week: UCKAR Edition

Photograph taken by Mishka Wazar

Mishka Wazar Universities across the country are taking part in public demonstrations for Israeli Apartheid Week, which kicked off this Monday and appears to have ruffled feathers. The Politics Department, Muslim Student’s Association, and Palestinian Solidarity Committee at the university currently known as Rhodes have partnered with Boycott, Divest and …

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The Law is Sexist Too


Jordan King  Oscar Pistorius’ sentence was announced on the 7th of July for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. This brought a number of issues to the discussion table. The failure of the justice system and his white privilege that so insultingly allows him to get six years in prison …

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Student Body Meeting calls for SRC to step down


By Chanel Retief An extra ordinary student body meeting took place on 4 May 2016 at Eden Grove Red Lecture Theatre.  Following recent events regarding the Student Representative Council (SRC), the primary item on the agenda was a vote of no confidence in the SRC.   800 students had to …

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