Photo Essay: Anatomy of a South African Riot

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The spirit of the apartheid freedom fighters still lives in South African townships.  As rubber bullets ricocheted noisily off of metal and wood, a community leader emerged from the dusty shadows with her hands raised high, in defiance, not surrender.  She admonished the police for turning to violence and challenged protesters to discard stones and openly defend their right to non-violent pro

The spirit of the apartheid freedom fighters still lives in South African townships. As rubber bullets ricocheted noisily off of metal and wood, a community leader emerged from the dusty shadows with her hands raised high, in defiance, not surrender. She admonished the police for turning to violence and challenged protesters to discard stones and openly defend their right to non-violent pro

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