Redi Tlhabi on South2North

South2North celebrates Nelson Mandela with his documentary filmmakers

This Friday on Al Jazeera’s global talk show South2North, Redi Tlhabi will celebrate the life of Nobel Prize laureate and former South African president Nelson Mandela. “With South Africa in mourning, this edition of South2North is dedicated to the memory of South Africa’s first democratically elected leader, Nelson Mandela,” says Redi, who hosts South2North from Johannesburg. “Those who’ve been in Nelson…

South2North’s Redi Tlhabi discusses the end of poverty on Al Jazeera

This Friday on Al Jazeera’s global talk show South2North, Redi Tlhabi discusses the simultaneous global decrease in poverty and increase in inequality. She’s joined in South2North’s Johannesburg studio by two South Africans: Ann Bernstein, executive director of The Centre for Development and Enterprise, and Goolam Ballim, chief economist of The Standard Bank Group. Oscar Guardiola-Rivera, author of What If Latin…

South2North – Zimbabwe: Lessons from land reform

Last Friday on Al Jazeera’s global talk show South 2 North, Redi Tlhabi asked whether Zimbabwe’s land reforms are finally bearing fruit as President Robert Mugabe reaches his 33rd year in power. Redi’s in-studio guests were Teresa Smart, co-author of Zimbabwe Takes Its Land Back; Professor Samson Moyo, executive director of the African Institute for Agrarian Studies and author of Land and…

Redi Tlhabi discusses the global rape epidemic on South 2 North on Al Jazeera

Coinciding with International Women’s Day, this Friday on Al Jazeera’s new global talk show South 2 North, Redi Tlhabi discusses the global rape epidemic with Professor Ratna Kapur, Professor Farid Esack, and Dr. Amelia Kleijn.   In December 2012, 23-year-old medical student Jyoti Pandey was gang-raped and savagely beaten on a bus in Delhi, India. She subsequently…