Giving a voice to the poorest in South Africa

Citizen journalists deal with rising anger in their home township.


    In one of South Africa's poorest townships, a group of citizen journalists are on a quest to tell the stories of their community.

    Investigating a housing dispute stemming from apartheid-era policies, the reporters expose rising xenophobia and attempt to tell the story in the hope of calming the situation.

    Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull reports from Alexandra township, Johannesburg.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Take a tour through East and West Jerusalem to see the difference in quality of life for Israelis and Palestinians.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    As the stigma associated with being childless persists, some elderly women in India risk it all to become mothers.