Palestinians watch with dismay as Israel confiscates ever more land and resources, forcing the indigenous communities into poverty-stricken Bantustans
When completed, the Wall will annex some 46% of the West Bank, isolating communities into Bantustans
, ghettos and military zones, according to the Palestinian Grassroots Anti-Apartheid Wall Campaign.
Second, we closed the 120 or so teacher-training colleges in the (rural) Bantustans
and chose to move teacher training into universities where the standards were raised with a new policy on teacher qualifications and competencies.
During the apartheid era, social engineering had created the Bantustans
or black homelands with tinpot dictators, who were stooges of the white regime.
It is the one dividing and cutting the land of the future Palestinian state into ghettoes and bantustans
Mental healthcare provision in the Eastern Cape Province is inextricably entwined with the province's colonial past and, in later years, by the introduction of the policy of apartheid and the Bantustans
Doesn't the whole of the country now virtually stand completely fragmented into Bantustans
, with a multiplicity of militant militias, private armies, thuggish gangs and warring tribes ruling the roost in their respective fiefdoms jealously?
Furthermore, Palestinians know, that there is no future in the further dismemberment of their land into two captive Bantustans
, one in the West Bank and the other in Gaza.
We are talking about disjointed Palestinian Bantustans
Another possible solution is the status quo, with the small Palestinian bantustans
remaining forever as apartheid settlements while Israel develops the land around them, hoping that eventually the Palestinians will tire of their suffering and move out.
com/blogs/thebrief/2013/12/06/nelson-mandela-95/) Nepali News Portal : "We Nepalis would do well to remember how Mandela opposed the apartheid-era proposals for creating ethnic-based Bantustans
, preferring instead the multi-ethnic, multi-cultural rainbow federation of a prosperous South Africa.
The best way to deal with the conflict is to end the Israeli occupation, allowing Palestinians to have a true state -- not just clusters of Bantustans
-- within the 1967 borders, and give full citizenship to Palestinians who live in Israel.