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  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    An architect of the South African Native National Congress (SANNC) " later the African National Congress " and an advocate of non-tribal, non-nationalist unity amongst Africans, Pixley ka Isaka Seme worked tirelessly to ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Govan Archibald Mvuyelwa ("Oom Gov") Mbeki was both a chronicler of the history and aims of the ANC, and an architect of its revolutionary tactics. He was instrumental in the development of the M-plan; he planned and ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Monwabisi Archibald 'Archie' Mafeje was a world-renowned academic who taught and worked in some of the top universities on three continents. He was one of the pioneers in advocating an Afrocentric approach to the study of ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Academic and anti-apartheid activist David Webster spent his childhood, adolescence, student days and academic life in one or the other of "four different countries in southern Africa in different phases of decolonialisation". ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Political philosopher, academic and anti-apartheid activist Richard 'Rick' Albert Turner has had an influence on politics, protests and trade unions that has lasted long after his untimely assassination. He studied in Paris ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    South African lawyer, sociologist, political economist and anti-apartheid activist Harold Wolpe was an intellectual whose prime concern was to create a new moral and political order. He is fondly remembered for his ...
  • Petersen, I.; Kruss, G. (Elsevier, 2021-03-05)
    University-community engagement is emerging as an important channel for social innovation, requiring universities to act as change agents in their local settings. The role of change agent presents new challenges for universities ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Neville Edward Alexander was a prominent revolutionary, Robben Island prisoner, linguistic activist, theorist and educationalist who strongly advocated multilingualism in post-apartheid South Africa. In his many publications, ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Jabulani Nobelman 'Mzala' Nxumalo has been described as "one of the most outstanding revolutionary intellectuals of the 1976 generation", who, through 'his sharp mind and pen' left a legacy of intellectualism, writing about ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    How many people in the world would refuse a life-saving drug until it is available to all? Abdurrazack 'Zackie' Achmat came to the world's attention when he refused to take antiretrovirals until they were freely available ...
  • Edwards, T.; Mkwanazi, N.; Mitchell, J.; Bland, R.M.; Rochat, T.J. (AOSIS Publishers, 2021-03-05)
    Improving health literacy amongst human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)- positive mothers could strengthen child and adolescent HIV prevention. The Amagugu intervention included health literacy materials to strengthen maternal ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Ashby Solomzi Peter 'A.P.' Mda is widely considered to be the organic intellectual and 'founding spirit' behind the Africanist tradition that later gave rise to the Pan Africanist Congress of South Africa (PAC). Mda was a ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-05)
    Marxist scholar, academic, journalist, and social and political activist Raymond Suttner has remained committed to achieving a democratic, just South Africa for about half a century. Parts of his life read like a spy novel ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-04)
    Dora Tamana grew up working hard to survive, and left school in Standard Four, but she never thought of herself or her family as poor. She did not read newspapers, and was unaware of momentous events like the Union of South ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-04)
    It was while working on the mines in Johannesburg that the young Walter Ulyate Max Sisulu first witnessed the power of collective action. Mine workers organised a strike over the quality of their food, after which it ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-04)
    Yossel Mashel "Joe" Slovo was among the most renowned leaders of the struggle against apartheid. A lifelong socialist and internationalist, he is widely credited with being one of the masterminds of South Africa's national ...
  • Houston, G. (BestRed, 2021-03-04)
    The founding president of the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC), Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe, was the leading architect of the anti-pass campaign of March 1960. It was planned as a five-day non-violent event in which ...

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