The Forge exists to facilitate the genesis, presentation and analysis of radical ideas from Pan-African, socialist, feminist and other progressive perspectives. It is a space for the expression and discussion of ideas, and for the development of solidarities that embrace not only socially authorised intellectuals but also intellectuals in popular organisations.
The Forge is calling on all cultural workers, producers and hobbyists to submit posters, paintings, photographs, videos, poems, songs or recordings of live performances to an online exhibition addressing South Africa’s unemployment crisis. Tell us how you feel, how you’ve been affected, what solutions you imagine or any other thoughts you may have on the […]
As we shine the light on women this month, on their contributions and how they have and continue to shape histories, on how they mold the present and influence our futures in remarkable ways, let us remember the women who are fighting battles where they find themselves. These are women who will not be given […]
The Forge spoke to Monica Laganparsad, Associate Editor at New Frame to find out about the movement for democracy in eSwatini and to get the full story of New Frame journalists Magnificent Mndebele and Cebelihle Mbuyisa’s detention and torture at the hands of eSwatini security forces.