Varsity protests: What is the crux of the issue plaguing campuses?

What lies at the crux of the issues plaguing universities across SA, fuelling sometimes violent protests at various campuses?

702/CapeTalk's Redi Tlhabi on Monday gave listeners an opportunity to share their thoughts regarding the issue.

Listen to the conversation below:

What was interesting for me was that an entire group of people had a very clear idea of what they wanted. It breaks my heart to see the violence going on right now.

James, caller in Woodlands

I think this issue is greater than a University of Pretoria matter, it should be a national issue spearheaded by the Minister of Education.

Nkosinathi, caller in Bronkhorstspruit

There's a certain group of white people who don't want to be integrated into the new South Africa... Why does it always seem like it's us black people forcing ourselves onto white people?

Mabizela, caller from Midrand

This language policy demands are not practical and implementable, especially now.

Kgakgamatso, caller in Mamelodi

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