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Why the students are angry

Thousands of students all over South Africa are staying away from school. They are unhappy about many things. Learn and Teach spoke to...

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Letters from our readers 1984 No 5

Dear Learn and Teach I would like to get more information about Learn and Teach. My brothers and sisters are worrying me. They saw me...

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Dancing for freedom

The man’s body twists and jives like a snake. Sweat shines on his face. He holds his clenched fist high in the air. His shoes go clickety...

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With the world under his feet

At one time Thielman Klaas was like most other people. When he walked, he walked with both feet on the ground. But in 1972 his life...

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Anger in the Vaal

“They picked up dead bodies in Sharpeville every day this week. They picked up dead schoolchildren, dead mothers and fathers, dead...

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A cry inside for Dorkay

Today most of the music and the art and the life. is gone. But not all of it. Sis’ Oueeneth Ndaba still fights to keep the place alive....

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Bald is beautiful

Bullethead, Bleskop, Mpandlana, Snowtop, Samora Machel . . . .. People have many names for bald people like me. But, as my grandmother...

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The law that failed

The whole world saw just how much the people in the Vaal hated the councillors. Three were killed and most of them lost their houses and...

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Sloppy saves Sloppy