Schools remain a battleground for freedom and equality

Well the black youth of 1976 rose against the forced use of Afrikaans in schools. But over four decades later, education remains the battleground for freedom and equality. For more, Thulasizwe Simelane speaks to Head of Education at Section27, Faranaaz Veriava. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - It's time for parents to rise up and use their social influence to force transformation in schools.

That's according to the Head of Education at SECTION27, Faranaaz Veriava.

READ: Ramaphosa: Young people must rise up

Over four decades after the 1976 uprisings, education remains the battleground for freedom and equality.

Today's youth is faced with discrimination and exclusion in the private sector and the so-called former Model C schools.

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eNCA

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