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South African students protest rising tuition, inequality

South African students protest rising tuition, inequality

Maksym Kosachevskyy, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015

On Oct. 23, the largest student protest since 1974 occurred in South Africa. In the nation’s capital, Pretoria, thousands of college students objected to an 11.5 percent tuition hike proposed by universities to cover their operating expenses. For many, however, the rally was not simply about...