Topless protest over #RUReferenceList

By Andrew Robertson Time of article published Apr 19, 2016

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Durban - Hundreds of half naked Rhodes University students have taken to the streets, as yet more protests follow the publication of the #RUReferenceList, which has gone viral.

The #RUReferenceList was published on Sunday and carries the names of alleged rapists at the university.

Pictures circulating on social media show topless protesters lying on the ground.

According to reports a vehicle forced through a human barricade, injuring one student.

The protesters are now locked in a stand-off with police.

Students say they are determined to stay despite police warning because they are making an important stand.

In the pictures posted on social media police in riot gear are seen keeping a watchful eye.


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