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My Personal Views on the UCT Rhodes Issue

21 Mar , 2015  

UCT Rhodes Statue Protest (25)

During my undergraduate years at the University at Cape Town, I stayed in the prestigious Smuts Hall, with halls rich in tradition and rooms with views of the city of Cape Town. 3 times a day, we used to walk over the parking lot to Fuller Hall for mealtimes, passing the now controversial statue of Cecil John Rhodes. More…