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Current History (2019) 118 (808): 169–174.
Published: 01 May 2019
... racial inequality middle class social mobility corruption African National Congress education employment business Jacob Zuma Cyril Ramaphosa 169 The precarity of daily existence for so many black middle-class South Africans is heightened by dependence on political connections. South...
Current History (2018) 117 (802): 298–303.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Douglas S. Massey; Jacob S. Rugh “In the course of the Great Recession, already fragile black and Hispanic middle-class households lost huge amounts of wealth, which had often been painstakingly accumulated over many decades.” Third in a series on social mobility around the world . © 2018 Current...
Current History (2018) 117 (799): 194–196.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Xolela Mangcu Cyril Ramaphosa, the new president, needs to restore public confidence in a ruling party eroded by the corruption associated with his predecessor, Jacob Zuma. Here are some ideas he could try. © 2018 Current History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents of the University of...
Current History (2017) 116 (790): 176–182.
Published: 01 May 2017
... reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Marcel Paret South Africa labor unions working class African National Congress apartheid Marikana massacre Jacob Zuma community protests 176 South Africa s organized labor movement is now, arguably, weaker and more...
Current History (2013) 112 (754): 175–180.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Elke Zuern South Africa Jacob Zuma apartheid inequality poverty protest local government corruption 175 While the ANC retains a firm grip on power, factionalism within the party, corruption, and an increasing distance from ordinary people undermine its ability to deliver on its promises...
Current History (2011) 110 (736): 204–205.
Published: 01 May 2011
...William W. Finan, Jr. A new book traces the political development of South Africa and Zimbabwe through the personal histories of leaders who started as revolutionaries and became presidents. Stephen Chan South Africa Nelson Mandela Robert Mugabe Jacob Zuma 204 BookS A new book by...
Current History (2010) 109 (727): 200–204.
Published: 01 May 2010
...R.W. Johnson So factionalized and divided is the ANC that it is not clear that either the party or the country is still governable. © 2010 Current History. All rights reserved. 2010 The Regents of the University of California Blade Nzimande South Africa Jacob Zuma African National...