Being on the Flotilla – A First Hand Account

Being on the Flotilla – A First Hand Account

Mattias Gardell is a professor in religious history at the University of Uppsala and the spokesperson for the Swedish branch of the campaign ship to Gaza. One of the six ships, Sofia, came from Sweden. Amandla! Media has put together the quotes he gave to Swedish...
Some Marikana miners say they will fight to the death

Some Marikana miners say they will fight to the death

Frantic wives searched for missing loved ones, President Jacob Zuma rushed home from a regional summit and some miners vowed a fight to the death as police announced a shocking casualty toll from the previous day’s shooting by officers of striking miners: 34...
Voices from Marikana

Voices from Marikana

“They killed us with hippos” Eyewitness account (interpreted from SeTswana): ‘They killed us with Hippos. These Hippos arrived here, ran over people. People ran the opposite side (gestures towards ‘Killing Koppie’)…and the police...