South Africa’s Incomplete Peace

  • Andries Odendaal


A groundswell of protest by poor, marginalized communities has been building up over the past ten years in South Africa, arguably making the country the protest capital of the world. It is casting a shadow over South Africa’s widely lauded achievements in the 1990s in bringing peace to one of the twentieth century’s most intractable conflicts. The phenomenon is complex and diverse, portraying the combined impact of international, national and local factors and of economic policy, elite behaviour and psychosocial dynamics.


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