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May 10, 2011

South Africa
Land and Politics in South Africa

A farm worker is seen at a farm in Eikenhof outside Johannesburg February 15, 2010. (Siphiwe Sibeko/Courtesy Reuters) The land distribution issue in South Africa appears to be heating up again. The …

Land and Politics in South Africa

September 6, 2011

Sub-Saharan Africa
South Africa: Another Political Challenge for Jacob Zuma

Helen Zille, leader of South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance party, addresses an election rally in Mitchell's Plain township near Cape Town, April 18, 2009. (STR New/Courtesy Reuter…

South Africa: Another Political Challenge for Jacob Zuma

August 22, 2011

Sub-Saharan Africa
South Africa: Inequality at the Top

A mine worker looks on underground in Modderfontein east mine, outside Johannesburg, February 3, 2009. (Siphiwe Sibeko/Courtesy Reuters) Social change in post-apartheid South Africa has been painful…

South Africa: Inequality at the Top

October 5, 2011

China
Zuma Government Blocks Dalai Lama’s Visit to South Africa

Archbishop Desmond Tutu speaks to supporters at a pro-Tibet rally in San Francisco, California April 8, 2008. (Robert Galbraith/Courtesy Reuters) On October 4, the Dalai Lama canceled a planned visi…

Zuma Government Blocks Dalai Lama’s Visit to South Africa

October 31, 2011

Politics and Government
Lindiwe Mazibuko and South Africa’s Democractic Alliance

A woman walks past election posters of the African National Congress (ANC) and the official opposition party Democratic Alliance (DA) in Soweto May 9, 2011. (Siphiwe Sibeko/Courtesy Reuters) The Dem…

Lindiwe Mazibuko and South Africa’s Democractic Alliance

November 2, 2011

South Africa
Land Grabs in South Africa Pale Reflection of Zimbabwe

A boy plays with a soccer ball at an informal settlement in Daveland, outside Johannesburg, June 10, 2010. (Siphiwe Sibeko/Courtesy Reuters) Hundreds of people invaded and seized about 141 acres of …

Land Grabs in South Africa Pale Reflection of Zimbabwe

September 13, 2011

Sub-Saharan Africa
South Africa: Zuma, Mogoeng, and Malema

South Africa's president Jacob Zuma (L) stands with Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng after Zuma appointed him as the new Chief Justice of South Africa at the presidential guest house in Pretoria Septembe…

South Africa: Zuma, Mogoeng, and Malema

September 28, 2011

Sub-Saharan Africa
South Africa: Opposition Makes Unemployment a Political Issue

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Helen Zille is welcomed by her supporters during an election campaign in Soweto May 6, 2011. South Africans will vote in municipal elections on May 18, 2011. (Siphiwe …

South Africa:  Opposition Makes Unemployment a Political Issue

December 14, 2011

Sub-Saharan Africa
South Africa’s ANC to the Rescue of Zimbabwe’s ZANU-PF?

ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe gestures during a media briefing at the ANC headquarters in Johannesburg April 6, 2009. (Siphiwe Sibeko/Courtesy Reuters) Gwede Mantashe, secretary general of So…

South Africa’s ANC to the Rescue of Zimbabwe’s ZANU-PF?

September 15, 2011

China
Dalai Lama Visa Issues for Desmond Tutu’s Eightieth?

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama (R) greets South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu in Vancouver, British Columbia, April 18, 2004. (Lyle Stafford/Courtesy Reuters) The Dalai Lama has applied for a So…

Dalai Lama Visa Issues for Desmond Tutu’s Eightieth?