HSRC In The News


28 Jul 2017 | How Zuma rules with money and abandon

The president’s traditionalist approach, coupled with corruption, has spawned a revolving cabal of loyalists SA is fast approaching a political ...

28 Jul 2017 | South Africa: Gay Immigrants Campaign for Acceptance

Shamsa Ally Haji is an immigrant from Somalia. She is also lesbian. "It's difficult for me to go to other Somali nationals to ask for help because the...

27 Jul 2017 | Does 1 in 5 South African kids skip breakfast, as an ad said?

In South Africa, a popular margarine brand recently tweeted: “1 out of 5 South African children do not eat breakfast in the morning.”This ...

27 Jul 2017 | HEAIDS Campaign

Hundreds of students were recently tested for HIV and screened for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and Tuberculosis (TB) at the Nelson Mandela ...

20 Jul 2017 | Re-reading African Feminisms colloquium

In a bid to contribute to the intensifying need to strengthen the feminist movement in Southern Africa, the Rhodes Departments of English and Fine Art...

20 Jul 2017 | How to create your own quit-smoking plan

It's easy to postpone the day you want to quit smoking, and almost any excuse will do.But know this: Smokers who quit before their 50th birthday can c...

19 Jul 2017 | Successful 67 minutes for Mandela Day in Mtubatuba

Yesterday, the spirit of former President Nelson Mandela was alive and well across the country as South Africans rolled up their sleeves in celebratio...

18 Jul 2017 | Political killings inquiry hears of KZN's 'culture of blood'

A seasoned academic has on Tuesday, told the Moerane Commission investigating political violence in KwaZulu-Natal that the province has a “cultu...

11 Jul 2017 | Dare2Share: Getting to know the homeless of Durban

Spend the evening sharing the city, your food, your music and a prayer with the homeless and vulnerable people of the city of Durban Join the team fro...

11 Jul 2017 | Durbanites encouraged to get to know the city's homeless

The Denis Hurley Centre has invited residents of Durban to “get to know the homeless” at its Dare2Share event on Friday.According to resea...