LARC presents in Tshishimani’s “Will Expropriation give life to a failing Land Reform Programme” series

By LARC

Since the introduction of the phrase “expropriation without compensation”, the debate on the land question has never been the same. Continue reading

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LARC submission: Expropriation Bill 2020

By LARC

The Land and Accountability Research Centre made a submission to the Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Infrastructure on the Expropriation Bill 2020, public written comments for the Bill closed on the 28th of February 2021.

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Traditional Courts Bill denies democratic rights

By: New Frame

A fabricated idea of tradition legitimates the way in which the bill enforces subordination to traditional courts, with no possibility to opt out.

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Traditional Courts Bill: Rural women’s access to justice is betrayed again

By Constance Mogale

The passage of the Traditional Courts Bill and the Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Act through Parliament is clear evidence of a choice to betray the vision of South Africa as based on democracy and equal citizenship for all.

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Controversial Traditional Courts Bill will be challenged if passed in parliament

By Nolundi Luwaya

In less than a week parliament will decide whether to confirm the Traditional Courts Bill (TCB), which has been at the centre of an almost 20-year struggle for legislation that is true to customary law and reflects the democratic values of customary systems.

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