Is Free education practical?

As Wits students again take to the streets protesting against financial exclusion at the university, we take a look at whether the promise of a free education is practical indeed. The subject is not new and has been used for political gain over the years. Let’s start off with a comment from Higher Education Minister in 2015 while addressing parliament where he said that free education is possible if the rich can be taxed more….

Guest: Dr. Sean Muller-Senior Lecturer: School of Economics at the University of Joburg’s Institute of Advanced Study