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Card image 27 August 2018 Daily Maverick

The land question is also about political belonging

One of the most interesting questions about the “land debate”, as it is commonly referred to in the South African media – the debate about the merits of amending the Constitution in order to provide for expropriation of agricultural land without compensation (EWC) – is why we are having it in the first place, why it is coming up now, and why it has moved so swiftly to the centre of political debate.

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