Reclaim the city

Reclaim the city

Season 9 Episode 40 A group of Reclaim The City activists have occupied an empty building in Green Point. ” we are sick and tired of being used by politicians who whenever there is an election promise us houses and pretend to care but in the end do nothing...
White Privilege?

White Privilege?

Season 9 Episode 39 A group of young white professionals question the whole notion of inequality. ” Fixing the issue of inequality is more about empowering the impoverished to do better….” Brendan Ardagh ” As soon as we go to the race issue it...
Protesting in vain

Protesting in vain

Season 9 Episode 36 Promises, Promises, Promises.” When we protest, the Government just throws us a bone but never addresses the root cause ” Should communities unite and shut down entire townships or try sitting down at the table and negotiating with the...
Masiphumelele – Let’s Succeed

Masiphumelele – Let’s Succeed

Street talk films When the first Eastern Cape families arrived at Site 5, between Fish Hoek and Kommetjie, they optimistically named the new township Masiphumelele, which means ‘let’s succeed’ in Xhosa. A generation later, an estimated 40 000 people – many...
What is black?

What is black?

Season 9 Episode 30 UWC students debate about what being black means.Is the apartheid mindset still alive and kicking? Are coloureds black or are they generally perceived as different?” Being black is the matter of our lived experience…It’s how we...
Sill no housing

Sill no housing

Season 9 Episode 32 Community activists attack the government for not delivering on their endless promises for better housing. They expose the rampant corruption that infests the whole housing problem and explain how they are educating and mobilising people to demand...