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South Africa Xenophobia

A New Apartheid: South Africa's Struggle With Immigration

Scott Warren | Posted 09.01.2015 | World
Scott Warren

JOHANNESBURG -- Recent violence against immigrants threatens to upset South Africa's international image as a success story. A new apartheid is now being enforced -- one in which foreign nationals instead of black South Africans are treated as second-class citizens.

Why The Deadly Attacks Against Foreigners In South Africa Come As No Surprise

Posted 04.30.2015 | World

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. This week, we spoke with Loren Landau about xeno...

Thousands Of South Africans March Against Wave Of Xenophobic Attacks

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 04.21.2015 | World

Around 5,000 South Africans marched in the city of Durban on Thursday to protest a recent wave of brutal attacks on foreigners. Protesters chanted ...

South Africa: Xenophobia Still Common, Criminals Go Free

Mail & Guardian Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

"My worry is that my children are going to be slaves because they won't have anything. These foreign people come to South Africa with nothing, but tom...

South Africa Election Campaign Ignores Nation's Xenophobic Troubles

Inter Press Service | Tiny Magija | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG, Apr 17 (IPS) - In May 2008, South Africa was rocked by the worst xenophobic attacks that the country has ever seen. Less than a year l...

South African Immigrants Face Hostility, Xenophobia (VIDEO)

Worldfocus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Last year, waves of attacks on immigrants swept through South Africa. Now those same immigrants are caught between violence in a country that wants ...

No Sense of Leadership on Reconciliation Amongst South Africans

Obakeng Mfaladi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Obakeng Mfaladi

Xenophobia is still rife in this country. This issue needs to be given governmental attention especially since more and more Zimbabweans are flocking to South Africa.