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Dan Moshenberg

Dan Moshenberg founded Women In and Beyond the Global, a open access feminist forum.


My Own Private Mangaung

Heard about Mangaung? No, not the site of the 1912 founding of the ANC nor last year’s ANC Conference. The real Mangaung. The prison. Mangaung Prison, run by G4S, is the world’s second largest private prison in the world. G4S is proud of that. They’re not so proud of last month’s allegations, revealed by Ruth Hopkins of the Wits Justice Project, of gross, brutal and widespread torture, forced anti-psychotics and shock therapy, and general anarchy and chaos on the part of the staff.

The Poo Fighters

Townships and informal settlements are not dump grounds but living breathing communities where the residents are tired of being treated like shit.