Opinion: We must be awake to the politics of knowledge - Redi Tlhabi

Presenter Redi Tlhabi has urged South Africans to be aware of the politics which govern knowledge production across the world.

It is important to be aware of the politics that also govern the production and spread of knowledge.

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

Tlhabi is speaking in light of submission being made to the Fees Commission, which is investigate the feasibility of free higher education.

You don't want universities to be places that serve capital and only fund specific sectors of knowledge. There's a whole bunch of politics.

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

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