• We are all Marikana

    What started as a rally for economic justice in Philippi East on Saturday, August 16, the date marking the second anniversary of the Marikana Massacre at Lonmin mine, ended as another struggle over housing in the contentious city of Cape Town. The rally was a call to action from organisations, trade unions, and social movements … Continued

  • Urban housing in Cape Town: pressure cooker on the boil

    Isiqalo is an informal settlement in Cape Town built on a sand mine and rubbish dump. The Legal Resources Centre is representing the community after they recieved an eviction notice from the city of Cape Town. Urban Housing in Cape Town: Pressure Cooker on the Boil from Zute Lightfoot on Vimeo. Feature image courtesy of … Continued