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Drew Forrest

Drew Forrest

    Arms deal gets a coat of whitewash
    Arms deal gets a coat of whitewash
    Few foresaw just how comprehensively the Seriti commission's report bleaches out the slightest taint of government wrongdoing, writes Drew Forrest.
    Stop the titanium death dunes
    Stop the titanium death dunes
    Only one sure way to restore peace and security to Xolobeni: the government must set its face against mining - and soon.
    Gupta ties are Zuma's undoing
    Gupta ties are Zuma's undoing
    Opinion: Of most concern to the ANC is the matter of sovereignty: some members have said that leaders no longer answer to them, writes Drew Forrest.
    Editorial: Zuma gangs up on democracy
    Editorial: Zuma gangs up on democracy
    Can President Jacob Zuma really have been unaware of who he was dealing with and their unsavoury reputations when meeting with known gang bosses?
    Editorial: Led astray by sins of incumbency
    Editorial: Led astray by sins of incumbency
    A fight over planning permission may not sound like a major issue for the DA, but the fear is that it could be a straw in the wind.
    Editorial: Fifa must say no to cagey Tokyo
    Editorial: Fifa must say no to cagey Tokyo
    Sexwale’s opaque and controversial business dealings, particularly on our continent, raise obvious questions about whether he has the right profile.
    Political meddling haunts NPA
    Political meddling haunts NPA
    EDITORIAL COMMENT: Willie Hofmeyr's stated motive to defend the NPA has failed, as political meddling has only become worse after Mbeki.
    Editorial comment: Who, really, is security serving?
    Editorial comment: Who, really, is security serving?
    The spy cables reveal little about the President. There are justified fears that they will be used to drive through the "secrecy" Bill.
    [From our archives] Spy tapes revelations could rock the Zuma establishment
    [From our archives] Spy tapes revelations could rock the Zuma establishment
    Evidence released to the DA raises significant questions regarding the dropping of graft charges against President Jacob Zuma.
    You don't have to be ?'clever' to see through Zuma
    You don't have to be ?'clever' to see through Zuma
    Leaders should not expose themselves to the slightest perception of a conflict between their private interests and public responsibilities.
    The saint versus the humanist
    The saint versus the humanist
    There are striking parallels between Gandhi and Madiba, but at heart they were very different men.