Ruth Hall

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Name: Ruth Hall
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Minimum wage cuts farm jobs

According to an academic at the University of the Western Cape, the introduction of minimum wage has not been the main reason for the decrease in employment in the farming sector. The primary cause of the drop in employment is macroeconomic and trade ... [Published HR Pulse - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Kentland Rotary raffle winner takes the money

The grand-prizewinner of the annual Kentland Rotary Club raffle, Ruth Hall of Morocco, chose to take the $25,000 instead of the 2014 Chevrolet pick-up truck. She is shown accepting the check from Tim Lohr, chairman of the Rotary raffle committee the afternoon ... [Published Watseka Times Republic - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

South Africa opens space for traditional rulers to claim land

The pace of land reform in South Africa has long been criticised as too slow, but experts and black South Africans still awaiting restitution, fear that the recent reopening of the process may not only delay outstanding claims further, but could actually ... [Published Africa Review - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Morocco woman wins big Rotary raffle

The winners of the annual Kentland Rotary Club raffle were announced Monday during the Earl Park Fall Festival.The big winner was Ruth Hall of Morocco. She has the choice of $25,000 or a new 2014 Chevrolet pick-up truck.Jess Gonzales of Fowler won $1,500, ... [Published Watseka Times Republic - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Podcast: Ruth Hall says President Jacob Zuma's Comments on Land Restitution were Misleading

Podcast: Ruth Hall says President Jacob Zuma’s Comments on Land Restitution were Misleading by Adele on Aug 27th, 2014 TweetRuth Hall, co-editor of Land, Memory, Reconstruction, and Justice: Perspectives on Land Claims in South Africa , spoke to Stephen ... [Published Books Live - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 3 reports

South Africa Opens Space for Traditional Rulers to Claim Land

By Kristy SiegfriedBabanango/Johannesburg — The pace of land reform in South Africa has long been criticized as too slow, but experts and black South Africans still awaiting restitution, fear that the recent reopening of the land claims process may not ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Podcast: Land, Memory, Reconstruction, and Justice Editor Ruth Hall on Land Reform Bill

by Adele on Aug 21st, 2014 TweetProfessor Ruth Hall , editor of Land, Memory, Reconstruction, and Justice: Perspectives on Land Claims in South Africa takes on the recently proposed land reform changes in an interview with John Maytham for the 567 CapeTalk ... [Published Books Live - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

"Daytripper" offers new perspective on definition of literature

• Photo Courtesy of Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá UT chose this award-winning Brazilian graphic novel as this year's Life of the Mind selection for freshmen."Only when you accept that one day you'll die, can you let go and make the best out of life," wrote ... [Published Daily Beacon Online - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Redistribution ‘prepares land for elite seizure’

THE government’s programmes to address land reform, rural poverty and food insecurity have had little success and its redistribution process "appears to be ripe for elite capture", researchers at the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) have conclu ... [Published BDlive - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Zuma’s land claim remarks ‘misleading’

OPPOSITION parties and land experts have accused President Jacob Zuma of creating false hope by promising that the reopened land claims process would allow people to lodge claims on land that was lost before the Native Land Act was passed in 1913.The ... [Published BDlive - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Douglas R. ‘Doug’ VanHorn

NEWTON – Douglas R. “Doug” VanHorn, 77, died Aug. 16, 2014. He was born Oct. 23, 1936, to Merle and Ruth (Hall) VanHorn. He married Karen S. Hudspeth Jan. 31, 1959. She survives. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday at Grace Community Church, Newton. Visitation ... [Published Hutchinson News - Aug 19 2014]
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First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Raising Awareness of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust is raising awareness of IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease).Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis – IBD, affects over 260,000 people the UK. Symptoms vary from person to person and also over time with patients often having ... [Published Newry Times - Aug 18 2014]

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"farmers have been able to adjust production systems to make the new wages affordable" said Prof Hall. Marginal farms had already cut workers or gone bankrupt
...can often be settled fairly quickly with cash compensation, rural claims involving hundreds of individual claimants can take years to resolve. "processes of acquiring land, planning for people to resettle, and how the land will be used; all of these take enormous amounts of time and expertise and we have a very constrained government institution - the land claims commission - charged with doing all this" commented Ruth Hall, an associate professor with the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS) at the University of the Western Cape
"It's not just about making the friendship," Hall said of the lessons Daytripper provides. "its about the opportunity to learn from that person."
..." Ms Hall says the strategy has enabled new patterns of accumulation. "while … framed as part of a radicalisation … it appears to be narrowing and is ripe for elite capture."

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Minimum wage cuts farm jobs [Published HR Pulse - Sep 15 2014]
Minimum wage ‘does not kill farm jobs’ [Published BDlive - Sep 15 2014]
Kentland Rotary raffle winner takes the money [Published Watseka Times Republic - Sep 10 2014]
We want rights – not equity, say farmworkers [Published Daily Dispatch - Sep 10 2014]
South Africa opens space for traditional rulers... [Published Africa Review - Sep 06 2014]
Morocco woman wins big Rotary raffle [Published Watseka Times Republic - Sep 03 2014]
Podcast: Ruth Hall says President Jacob Zuma's ... [Published Books Live - Aug 27 2014]
South Africa Opens Space for Traditional Rulers... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 22 2014]
South Africa opens space for traditional rulers... [Published IRIN - Aug 21 2014]
South Africa: South Africa opens space for trad... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 21 2014]
Podcast: Land, Memory, Reconstruction, and Just... [Published Books Live - Aug 21 2014]
"Daytripper" offers new perspective on definiti... [Published Daily Beacon Online - Aug 21 2014]
Redistribution ‘prepares land for elite seizure’ [Published BDlive - Aug 21 2014]
Zuma’s land claim remarks ‘misleading’ [Published BDlive - Aug 21 2014]
Dog club ready for agility competition [Published Milton Ulladulla Times - Aug 20 2014]
Douglas R. ‘Doug’ VanHorn [Published Hutchinson News - Aug 19 2014]
Land reform proposal a snub to the NDP [Published Farmer's Weekly - Aug 18 2014]
Raising Awareness of Inflammatory Bowel Disease [Published Newry Times - Aug 18 2014]
Sandra Pauline Spencer McReynolds Greenwood [Published The Fort Scott Tribune - Aug 15 2014]
Ronald Neeley, 82 [Published The Post & Mail - Aug 09 2014]
Affidavit: Former employee stole $1,600 from Na... [Published KTRE - Jul 21 2014]
Don Edwards was Newark's 'Babe Ruth' [Published Newark Advocate - Jul 13 2014]
Class of 2014: Corvallis High School [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Jun 13 2014]
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