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Posts Tagged with "Slums Act"

The war on the poor from San Francisco to South Africa has a new foe!

January 1, 2010

When I heard about the revolutionary resistance of our South African brothers and sisters in Abahlai baseMjondolo (The Shack Dwellers Union) in South Africa, who successfully overturned the Slums Act, which would have given South African police the ability to legally demolish, destroy and evict poor people from their shacks without notice, I cried.

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