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Letters from our readers 1986 No 8

Dear Learn and Teach I read the letter from Phuthiatsana of Witsieshoek who asked for Mandela’s speech at the Rivonia Trial. I am also...

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Thomas thinks about 1986

On the 5th of November this year, when I got home from work I saw two ‘laities’, with painted faces and wearing women’s clothes. When I...

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Free the children

Christmas is just around the corner. For most people, Christmas is a time for fun and rest. It is a time for families to be together. But...

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The 1946 mine workers strike

Today many mine workers belong to N.U.M. — the National Union of Mineworkers. N.U.M. is helping miners fight for their rights. But the...

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Magic is the word

Magic is the word you hear all the time when you are with Sagila Drama Group. Acting is magic, people are magic, everything is magic....

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Sloppy – the braai surprise

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Life on the farms

Mr Jongilanga and his family live and work on a farm in the Eastern Transvaal. The story of their lives is terrible. But their story is...

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Turret Correspondence College

WHY IS TURRET DIFFERENT by Babylon Xeketwane What makes Turret Correspondence College different from other col­leges? By the way, I have...

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The blind runners

The Nashua Marathon is a big race which people run every year in Johannesburg. The race is very hard. People must run 42 kilometres —...

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Talking about education

There have been many problems in the schools all over South Africa this year. Some schools opened for a couple of days. Some schools were...

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Unity in struggle

Early one Sunday morning last month, while most of you were still in dreamland, we crawled out of bed and made our way to Mathopestad, in...