South Africa: Sisters Are Building It for Themselves - How the Victoria Mxenge Women Changed the Housing Game

[Daily Maverick]It's a story that deserves to be told - and celebrated - more: the tale of a small group of impoverished, homeless women who grew tired of waiting for the government to build them houses, and did it themselves. A new book recounts the history of the Victoria Mxenge Housing Project, one of South Africa's most remarkable and inspiring social movements.