Zuma breached constitutional obligations

You can read the full Nkandla judgment here. Chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng...


Defending our Constitution

Several hundred South Africans gathered at the Constitutional Court on Friday 7...


The role of civil society in human rights awareness

Civil society and its role in constitutional education was at the forefront of...


Frontline Free State

First appeared on the Daily Maverick by Mark Heywood, Director of SECTION27...


Remembering Michael Komape

SECTION27 and Basic Education For All (BEFA) commemorated the first anniversary...


The Protection of Information Bill is unconstitutional and anti-democratic

Joint SECTION27/TAC statement Transparent governance, free expression and a free...


The Right to an ‘adequate’ and ‘equal’ education in South Africa

An analysis of s. 29(1)(a) of the South African Constitution and the right to...


Minister of Human Settlements misunderstands the Constitution and social justice struggles

Over the past year, the Minister of Human Settlements, Tokyo Sexwale, has been...


A Week into the Public Sector Strike

We Demand Political Leadership and Engagement from the Highest Level of...


Promotional video clip of A Country For My Daughter

In A Country For My Daughter Nonkosi Khumalo travels around the country...


Continuing the activist dialogue

The politics of South Africa after the World Cup: Strategies for taking forward...


The making of 'A Country For My Daughter'

Director Lucilla Blankenberg, producer Janine Tilley and Nonkosi Khumalo take...


Constitution packs a real punch:opinion piece published in the Mail and Guardian

Fourteen years ago, our freely elected representatives adopted the Constitution...


Green Paper on National Strategic Planning

In response to a call for input on the Green Paper: National Strategic Planning,...


Health and Democracy

In South Africa, as in any society, people’s health is a major factor in...


State institutions supporting constitutional democracy, 2007

Submission on state institutions supporting constitutional democracy, 2007 As a...


Shaping, making and breaking the law in the campaign for a national HIV/AIDS treatment plan

Democratising development: the politics of socio-economic rights in South Africa...