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Honours for South Africa's Rivonia Trialists

Honours for South Africa’s Rivonia Trialists

Rivonia Trialists Ahmed Kathrada, Andrew Mlangeni and Denis Goldberg received a local accolade on Friday - the Freedom of Sedibeng District Municipality. At the end of January, they will also receive the Freedom of the City of London.

Community workers save the day

Doctors, nurses, activists and policy makers have all been vital to Africa's HIV programmes, but supporting them every step of the way has been an army of dedicated community health workers and volunteers who care for people living with the disease.
Board game makes Aids education fun

Aids: world 'must not back down now'

Aids: world ‘must not back down now’

Despite the progress made in combating HIV/Aids, the world could not now afford to become complacent; decisive action, underpinned by global solidarity, was needed to turn the tide on the epidemic, South African Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe told the Aids 2012 conference in Washington, DC on Sunday.

The Bethal Trial Story

A newly released book details the harrowing experiences of activists charged with treason during the Bethal trial, which was held in complete secrecy from 1978 to 1979 and became South Africa's longest political trial.


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