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Anton Harber

Anton Harber

    David Beresford: Reporter who was also a great writer
    David Beresford: Reporter who was also a great writer
    David Beresford was known and admired by his peers for his dedication to the craft of journalism.
    Investigative reporter David Beresford saw the big picture
    Investigative reporter David Beresford saw the big picture
    David Beresford was known and admired by his peers for his dedication to the craft of journalism, writes seasoned journalist Anton Harber.
    Unbanned and uncertain: How we found new purpose
    Unbanned and uncertain: How we found new purpose
    The unbanning of political parties and the end of emergency media laws meant the Weekly Mail had to reassess its role.
    Gordimer: A leader quite prepared to grubby herself in struggle politics
    Gordimer: A leader quite prepared to grubby herself in struggle politics
    It was 1988, Salman Rushdie had been 'disinvited' from the Weekly Mail Book Week and SA literature ­giants were at loggerheads, recalls Anton Harber.
    Honour outs revolutionary newsman
    Honour outs revolutionary newsman
    Founding co-editor of the "Weekly Mail" Irwin Manoim has been awarded an honorary doctorate by Wits University.
    Naspers: Going for a global empire
    Naspers: Going for a global empire
    An edited extract from Anton Harber's e-book sheds light on Naspers boss, Koos Bekker.
    The slithery business of pinning down the PAC
    The slithery business of pinning down the PAC
    The PAC has been unbanned, wants to take part in negotiations and claims a growing mass membership. But what are its policies?
    Sorry, De Klerk, the UDF beat you to it
    Sorry, De Klerk, the UDF beat you to it
    ​In an extraordinary diplomatic turnabout, President-elect FW de Klerk has been upstaged by the UDF leaders currently touring Western capitals.
    What UDF group will tell Bush: Increase the pressure
    What UDF group will tell Bush: Increase the pressure
    ​Tighten financial sanctions against South Africa- that's what United Democratic Front leaders will tell US President George Bush this morning.
    Don't queue-jump, FW
    Don't queue-jump, FW
    Before De Klerk can get close to Bush, he'll have to let UDF leaders see the President.
    Yes, it's a party. No, there's no leader - yet
    Yes, it's a party. No, there's no leader - yet
    The leaders of the three white parliamentary parties to the left of the government emerged late yesterday...