The Committee for a Workers’ International deeply regrets to announce
the death, at the age of 41, of Rotimi Ewebiyi, a leader of the
Democratic Socialist Movement (DSM) in Nigeria and a member of the CWI’s
International Executive Committee.
Thursday 27 May the Socialist Student Movement at the Westville campus
of the newly "merged" University of KwaZulu-Natal organised a march
against the exclusion from financial aid of hundreds of students.
While South Africa is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the end of the
Apartheid regime, students at Wits University in Johannesburg are
protesting against cuts in university funding and cuts in student
At the 2001 Labour Party conference Tony Blair set out his "moral
commitment" to the world. He told the delegates that if Rwanda happened
again today we would have a moral duty to act to stop it. However, the
British government actually contributed to the slaughter by reducing the
peacekeeping forces on the...