#Cape Town

  • Article: South African Student Uyinene Mrwetyana's Killer Has Just Been Handed 3 Life Sentences

    South African Student Uyinene Mrwetyana's Killer Has Just Been Handed 3 Life Sentences

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Nov. 15, 2019

    Mrwetyana’s killing reignited widespread outrage against gender-based violence in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: In a Sea of Denial, This 11-Year-Old South African Activist Is Speaking Out Against Climate Injustice

    In a Sea of Denial, This 11-Year-Old South African Activist Is Speaking Out Against Climate Injustice

    From Beautiful News|Oct. 16, 2019

    “I’m marching, singing, and shouting for my right to a liveable future.” Read more

  • Article: This Is My Journey of Interrogating Anti-Blackness Within South Africa’s Coloured Community

    This Is My Journey of Interrogating Anti-Blackness Within South Africa’s Coloured Community

    Sept. 24, 2019

    Carissa Cupido is from Cape Town's Cape Flats. Now, she's seeking answers about her heritage. Read more

  • Article: The Inspiring Reason These 20 Friends Ran the Cape Town Marathon With Trees on Their Back

    The Inspiring Reason These 20 Friends Ran the Cape Town Marathon With Trees on Their Back

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 17, 2019

    The environmental activists are raising awareness how trees can help South Africa survive drought. Read more

  • Article: #SandtonShutdown: Hundreds of Protesters March in Johannesburg to End Gender-Based Violence

    #SandtonShutdown: Hundreds of Protesters March in Johannesburg to End Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 13, 2019

    Global Citizen joined the march, which shut down Johannesburg's Stock Exchange. Read more

  • Article: The Shocking Case of Uyinene Mrwetyana Highlights South Africa's Gender-Based Violence

    The Shocking Case of Uyinene Mrwetyana Highlights South Africa's Gender-Based Violence

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 2, 2019

    The 19-year-old's disappearance last week has prompted outrage in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Rewrote the Alphabet to Represent South Africa’s Iconic Women

    This Woman Rewrote the Alphabet to Represent South Africa’s Iconic Women

    From Beautiful News|Aug. 8, 2019

    “Women’s history is neglected history.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice

    5 Ways to Celebrate Mandela Day and Continue Madiba’s Legacy of Social Justice

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 17, 2019

    Spread the spirit of Ubuntu in 67 minutes. Read more