Daily Maverick: Opinion: Apartheid 2015: Rhodes polices transformation

7 Sep 2015 - 08:45

"Despite Rhodes University’s constant claim that it is an open university without gates barring the public from the campus, members of the Black Student Movement found themselves locked out of the Gavin Reilly Postgraduate Village on August 28 2015. As students pleaded with members of the senate to suspend their meeting and address the fact that those at the gate felt threatened and unsafe in the presence of police, the dog unit, Rhodes University management, academic staff, campus security and private security guards, the members of senate chose to ignore their calls for help."

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