Tag Archives: Grahamstown

Ayanda Kota: We are all in the same boat

Solidarity Statement with the Unemployed People’s Movement in Grahamstown 13 January 2012 As Backyarders we view the security forces including the police as part of those who are suppressing poor people from raising in public genuine issues that affect us. … Continue reading

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Solidarity: The Rebellion of the Poor Comes to Grahamstown

Press Statement by the Unemployed People’s Movement, Grahamstown Sunday 13 February 2011 The rebellion of the poor has been spreading from town to town, from squatter camp to squatter camp, since 2004. Last week it arrived in Grahamstown. There is … Continue reading

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The Death of Reason and the Water Crisis in the Makana Greater Municipality

Xola Mali (Media and Communications Officer, UPM) Issued: Monday 29th November 2010 The Unemployed Peoples’ Movement (UPM) convened a public debate on Wednesday 24 November, 2010 at Noluthando Hall at 17:00. The meeting was about the current water crisis in … Continue reading

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