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#FeesMustFall Reading List: 9 Important Reads on South Africa’s Student Protests

We rounded up some of the most important articles to surface since South Africa's #FeesMustFall protests emerged last October.

As we head into a second week of shutdowns at universities across South Africa, we thought we’d take a look at some of the most important articles to surface since #FeesMustFall emerged last October in response to a proposed 10.5 percent in tuition fees. Below are nine reads that offer essential insight into the student-led movement.

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Meet the South African Women Going for Gold in Athletics at the Rio 2016 Olympics

We get to know ten of the women representing Team South Africa in athletics at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics.

Athletics competition gets underway at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics today. Spread out over the final ten days of the games, the track and field events will see a total of 33 athletes compete for Team South Africa. 13 of whom are women. Of those 13, just two are black women.

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Studio Africa: South African Photographer Themba Mbuyisa on Breaking the White Wall Norm

Okayafrica sits down with 24-year-old South African photographer Themba Mbuyisa for the latest instalment of Studio Africa.

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