VIOLENCE, POVERTY AND POLITICS IN 21ST CENTURY SOUTH AFRICA
Are attacks on white South African farmers aimed at terrorising them off the land? There’s no argument that the crimes against farmers are horrifying. But they pale beside the nearly 20,000 South Africans, black and white, who were murdered in 2017 alone. This confronting report asks whether the killing of white farmers is just a tragic fact of life and death, in one of the world’s most violent societies – or whether it is indeed politically or racially motivated.