Rage. Re­volt. Re­cover. Re­peat.

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The Peo­ple ver­sus the Rain­bow Na­tion MTV Base (DStv chan­nel 322) Tonight at 9pm Rage. Re­volt. Re­cover. Re­peat. These truths mark the cy­cles of past and present in South Africa, a re­al­ity the new TV doc­u­men­tary The Peo­ple ver­sus the Rain­bow Na­tion brings to light. To ex­plain the mo­ti­va­tions be­hind the #FeesMust­Fall move­ment, the film gives a glimpse into the lives of stu­dent pro­test­ers at sev­eral cam­puses. The MTV and MTV Base piece was di­rected by Le­bo­gang Rasethaba and pro­duced by Allison Swank, and is the first doc­u­men­tary on the stu­dent protests.

As an Amer­i­can stu­dent in­volved in the #Black­LivesMat­ter and #BDS move­ments, and an out­sider in cur­rent South African strug­gles, I found this

BURN­ING IS­SUE

A still from the doc­u­men­tary

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