Activists 'abducted' ahead of Zimbabwe protests: rights groups

2019-08-15 20:58

At least six opposition and rights activists were abducted and tortured by unidentified assailants in Zimbabwe ahead of planned protests against worsening economic problems, rights groups charged Thursday.

A closer look at 10 arrested Saudi women's rights activists

2018-05-22 20:35

Here's a look at who the detained activists are and how they became icons of the women's rights movement in Saudi Arabia.

Deadly commodities

2016-03-28 17:37

It’s a dangerous business, opposing power that walks hand in hand with profit, says Mandi Smallhorne.

A bad case of struggle envy?

2015-04-13 14:52

Are young political activists really fighting the struggle, or do they just have a bad case of ‘struggle envy’? Susan Erasmus comments.


Activists accuse aspiring Xolobeni miner of malicious litigation

2019-05-28 20:00

The Australian company sued the environmental activists for defamation over misgivings they expressed about the process behind the approval of their exploration licence in Xolobeni.

City Press reviews: Beneath the Armour

2016-11-27 06:01

Last week, as part of a partnership to commemorate World Aids Day on December 1, and as a way of highlighting how much more needs to be done, The Moth came to Joburg’s The Market theatre.

Robust corporate reputation can be a great firewall

2015-04-29 07:04

Thanks to the proliferation of digital media platforms, particularly social media we now live in a world of activists, says Solly Moeng.

Do you support female circumcision?

2013-10-30 13:50

A FGM campaigner was left in tears after she discovered people actually will support female genital mutilation if asked to.

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