Interview

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We are ready for healing, says new Equal Education general secretary

Organisation looks to build on recent success while learning from mistakes

By Zoë Postman - 25 July 2018
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Will Prasa’s new board get it back on track? An interview with Khanyisile Kweyama

PRASA is in ICU but not the morgue, says new chairperson

By Aidan Jones and Kimon de Greef - 6 June 2018
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First year firefighter rises to the top

Amiena Pillay received the award for Best Seasonal Firefighter from the City of Cape Town

By Eryn Scannell - 4 May 2018
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Drought: City answers your questions

Ian Neilson, JP Smith and Priya Reddy respond to readers’ questions

By GroundUp Staff - 27 January 2018
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Airbnb and Cape Town’s rising rents: an interview with Chris Lehane

The company’s strategy boss says regulation is welcome. But why hasn’t government done so?

By Steve Kretzmann - 23 October 2017
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Brett Herron explains Cape Town’s big housing policy shift

The way development takes place needs to change if we’re to have a more equitable city, says councillor

By Kimon de Greef - 4 October 2017
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John Fredericks: “I’ve been labelled a skollie all my life”

Author talks about how his acclaimed movie is helping to change lives on the Cape Flats

By Barbara Maregele - 15 September 2017
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Pityana asks MPs to vote according to conscience

“Zuma and his cohorts conduct themselves in a way that represents a betrayal of the liberation movement”

By Moira Levy - 21 July 2017
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Adam Habib: Wits is reaching a point of no return

Vice-Chancellor speaks on the student protests, a poll on whether Wits should resume lectures, and the consequences of a shutdown

By Benita Enoch - 28 September 2016
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1976 in Cape Town: recollections of 11 August

"We did not burn the schools"

By Thembela Ntongana - 16 June 2016
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“Leaders by day and gangsters by night”

Abahlali welcomes conviction of councillors for murder of activist

By Thembela Ntongana - 24 May 2016
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Don’t blame apartheid for our problems, struggle hero tells government

Philip Kgosana remembers the 1960 march on parliament

By Alide Dasnois - 30 March 2016
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Interview with Shaeera Kalla of #FeesMustFall

Current university model "anti-poor and anti-black" she says

By Ashleigh Furlong - 16 February 2016