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SA Organisations

  • Cape Town Declaration fizzles (we hope)

    Mar 05, 2014 Go comment!
    "I am so reassured with this outcome," said Wendy Kahn today, "we felt that we were heard." But it didn’t just happen. It took 4 weeks of hard lobbying, tough politicking, & an ever-widening chasm between the ANC as a party and the Government, a so-called family-feud between ideology and pragmatism – to reduce a horrible 15 points targeted at SA Jewry & complete financial sanctions of Israel, to seven mildly annoying points...
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  • Adam Habib cracks the disciplinary whip hard

    Mar 05, 2014 4 Comments
    Because Wits had given permission for Israel Apartheid Week (IAW) and the SA Union of Jewish Students’ (SAUJS) Give Peace Wings had been given permission to run concurrently, Wits University’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Adam Habib has moved to ensure that discipline is strictly maintained and that there is no repeat of last year’s hooliganism and violent confrontation which led to the cancellation of the Yossi Reshef concert and the disciplining of almost the entire SRC.
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