TEACHERS are being insulted during the day by learners, the government, and parents. It is time the government appreciates what we do; it is time we take action. – Helvi Emvula, a teacher in the Khomas Region who says teachers, who are threatening to strike, are fed-up.
WHILE we are mindful of the cost to the economy and the lives lost in this strike, we are convinced that the sector will now rebuild itself to the advantage of the greater South African economy. – Dennis George, The Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) general secretary, saying it was elated that the end of the strike was in sight.
From The History Books
MY philosophy is, don’t take no for an answer and be willing to sacrifice your entire project for freedom. – Timothy Francis ‘Tim’ Robbins (born October 16 1958) is an American actor, screenwriter, director, producer, activist and musician. He is known for his roles as Nuke in Bull Durham, Andy Dufresne in The Shawshank Redemption.