People of SALO

Dialogue Online – No. 3/2015: “Swaziland’s Elusive Path to Democracy: What role for SA and the Region?” By Klaus Stig Kristensen

Just as with the South African struggle against apartheid, while internal pressure is essential, international solidarity, especially by the regional community, plays a key role in a potential democratic transition. In this article Klaus Stig Kristensen discusses the opportunities for … Continue reading

US Senate report condemns CIA brutality – Al Jazeera

From Al Jazeera, 10 December 2014 – http://www.aljazeera.com/news/americas/2014/12/us-releases-cia-torture-report-2014129122456718264.html A US Senate report on harsh techniques employed to interrogate “terror” suspects post-9/11 attacks has condemned the CIA for brutality and deception. The heavily redacted 480-page report – published on Tuesday – … Continue reading

SALO Board Member Bella Matambanadzo at the Harare launch of the 2014 Caine Prize for African Literature anthology, ‘The Gonjon Pin and other stories’.

SALO Board Member Bella Matambanadzo, a Zimbabwean feminist activist and writer speaking at the Harare launch of the 2014 Caine Prize for African Literature anthology, ‘The Gonjon Pin and other stories’. The event was held at the Book Cafe, Harare’s … Continue reading

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