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Everything must fall

Fees Must Fall (#FMF) brought student activism at South Africa's elite universities into the global media spotlight. A new documentary zooms in on the case of Wits in Johannesburg.

Sudan in Berlin

"Berlin isn't Germany. Just like that website you write for—it's really its own country." – Mohamed Jeballa, partner in a popular Sudanese restaurant in the city.

The film about nowhere

Invisible City [Kakuma], a film about Kenya's largest refugee camps, seems keen on making a point but is anchored on unsteady ground (with some shitty translation).

Exile, Return, Home?

Many will read Sisonke Msimang's new memoir for its musings on exile and home, but it is also a political telling of the complicated South African transition.