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There’s something rotten in Cape Town

By | 2018-05-22T10:53:04+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Categories: News|

Much has been written about how Cape Town is rife with racism – the interpersonal and systemic kind. Of course, this isn’t surprising – we all endure apartheid’s legacies. But Cape Town, unlike, say, Johannesburg, has an ‘old-world’, colonial-redux kind of systematic separation and segregation.

STATEMENT ON THE LATE MORGAN RICHARD TSVANGIRAI

By | 2018-02-16T09:39:05+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorised|

IJR mourns the passing away of Morgan Richard Tsvangirai, the trade unionist, leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) and former Prime Minister of Zimbabwe. Tsvangirai was a courageous leader of the opposition against Robert Mugabe’s political regime.

STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO BANNING OF INXEBA FROM MAINSTREAM CINEMAS

By | 2018-02-15T09:26:37+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorised|

IJR joins the call for the FPB to withdraw this banning, effective immediately, as we believe that denying someone of their right to be represented, heard and protected threatens our prospects of collectively reimagining a national consciousness that is characterised by accountability, inclusion, justice and the full realisation of another's humanity.

State of the Nation – Join IJR for a series of interactive dialogues

By | 2018-03-19T11:35:57+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: News|

SAVE THE DATES - IJR invites you to its annual State of the Nation dialogue series which will run from 7- 20 February 2018. View the schedule for information on all events. Check our social media feeds for further updates.