The Freedom Charter decrees that the land shall be shared

The Freedom Charter decrees that the land shall be shared among those who work it. This is the ethos by which Africans relate with land. It belongs to all who are entitled to live on it. It is so valuable it is priceless. It is the giver of life. Human beings, in life and in death, are attached to it. Wars have been fought to acquire and in defence of land. Such wars were invariably waged under the direction of traditional leaders. Where communal land was acquired through purchase it was almost always done under the guidance of the institution... Read More

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