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Film & talk: South African shack dwellers movement

Sun 11 Nov 2012, 1pm, The Red Deer (Room Upstairs) 18 Pitt St. S1 4DD

More than a decade after apartheid ended, millions of South Africans still live in basic home-made shacks. The shack dwellers movement slogan is using direct action and direct democracy to fight to improve the living conditions of poor people. Part of a national speaking tour of Lindela Figlan, who has been flown to the UK by the London Anarchist Bookfair collective. Lindela has been an activist in Abahlali baseMjondolo, the South African shack dwellers movement, since its inception. The meeting will include a 30 minute film on Abahlali baseMjondolo. Click here to download a flyer for the event.Free. Hosted by Sheffield Social Centre and Sheffield IWW.

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