Equal Education

Equal Education supports the struggle of black students, workers and academics at UCT and Rhodes University, and we echo their slogan - "Rhodes must fall!"

Equal Education supports the struggle of black students, workers and academics at UCT and Rhodes University, and we echo their slogan -
Thursday, 26 March 2015

Rhodes was a principal pioneer of the oppressive systems that entrenched racial capitalism in southern Africa long before 1948. Poll taxes, influx control and colonial land tenure policies destroyed black economies and forced black men into cheap migrant labour on the mines and on farms stolen by white settlers.

EE encourages parents to run for School Governing Body's

EE encourages parents to run for School Governing Body's
Wednesday, 18 March 2015

We are urging all activist learners, parents and community members to drive radical change through SGB's

EQUAL EDUCATION CALLS ON GAUTENG PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT TO IMMEDIATELY IMPLEMENT SIX SUGGESTIONS TO FIX THE SCHOOL SANITATION CRISIS

EQUAL EDUCATION CALLS ON GAUTENG PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT TO IMMEDIATELY IMPLEMENT SIX SUGGESTIONS TO FIX THE SCHOOL SANITATION CRISIS
Monday, 16 March 2015

Equal Education (EE) notes with concern The Sowetan's recent reports that the school sanitation crisis continues six months after the Gauteng Department of Education's (GDE) self-imposed deadline for fixing it

Equal Education to publicly launch Eastern Cape Office on the 9th of March 2015.

Equal Education to publicly launch Eastern Cape Office on the 9th of March 2015.
Thursday, 5 March 2015

Equal Education (EE) will be hosting the official public launch of its first Eastern Cape office on the 9th of March in King William's Town, Eastern Cape.

EQUAL EDUCATION REAFFIRMS THE CALL: "NO TO APARTHEID EDUCATION IN ISRAEL!"

EQUAL EDUCATION REAFFIRMS THE CALL:
Monday, 2 March 2015

EE stands in solidarity with the Palestinian people and against apartheid in Israel, colonialism in the West Bank and state-sponsored terrorism in Gaza

NOTES FOR NHLANHLA: 15 WAYS TO PAY FOR DECENT SCHOOLS

NOTES FOR NHLANHLA: 15 WAYS TO PAY FOR DECENT SCHOOLS
Sunday, 22 February 2015

Read our new report, released two days before Minister of Finance, Nhlanhla Nene's Budget Speech: Norms and standards for school infrastructure are affordable if government collects sufficient revenue and does not waste it.

NO TO POLITICAL INTIMIDATION. NO TO CORRUPTION. WE CALL ON ORGANISATIONS NOT TO MARCH AGAINST TAC IN BLOEMFONTEIN

NO TO POLITICAL INTIMIDATION. NO TO CORRUPTION.

WE CALL ON ORGANISATIONS NOT TO MARCH AGAINST TAC IN BLOEMFONTEIN
Thursday, 19 February 2015

Joint Press Statement by Equal Education, Social Justice Coalition and Ndifuna Ukwazi: We condemn the plan to march tomorrow, 20 February, to the offices of the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) in Bloemfontein, by the ANC Youth League (ANCYL), the ANC Women's League (ANCWL), the National Association of People Living with AIDS (NAPWA) in the Free State, and the Men's Sector of the Free State Provincial AIDS Council.

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT BY EE AND EELC ON KZN SCHOLAR TRANSPORT CRISIS

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT BY EE AND EELC ON KZN SCHOLAR TRANSPORT CRISIS
Wednesday, 18 February 2015

In Nquthu, KwaZulu-Natal thousands of learners walk long and dangerous routes to school each morning. Despite having the greatest need for scholar transport in the country, the KZN government spends less than almost any other province.