Khulumani Support Group hosted a group of US students and their program director, Ms Linda Raven, from the Windhoek office of the Center for Global Education, a Minnesota-based centre that creates experiences for US students to engage with social justice issues in other parts of the world. The group visited Khulumani's National Contact Centre last Thursday, 22 August 2013.
The group responded that this was there first engagement with a South African civil society movement for social justice and that their eyes had been opened.
On Saturday night, there was a dialogue held at Freedom Park on the Freedom Charter and Culture in celebration of the launch of a new musical oratorio called CREDO. One of the panellists was Ms Gwen Ansell. In her speech at the dialogue, she made reference to the book, "The Voices of the Marikana Widows".