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Drew Forrest

Drew Forrest

    Arms deal gets a coat of whitewash
    Arms deal gets a coat of whitewash
    Picture: Judge Willie Seriti. (Madelene Cronje, M&G)
    Stop the titanium death dunes
    Stop the titanium death dunes
    This week the mounting violence and intimidation against people opposed to mining on the Transkei Wild Coast took a frightening new turn. The...
    Gupta ties are Zuma's undoing
    Gupta ties are Zuma's undoing
    Beset on many sides and with the end of his second and last presidential term mercifully in sight, Jacob Zuma is looking increasingly isolated and...
    Editorial: Zuma gangs up on democracy
    Editorial: Zuma gangs up on democracy
    The president of the country consorting with known gang bosses? And doing so not to redirect them down the paths of righteousness, but to enlist...
    Editorial: Led astray by sins of incumbency
    Editorial: Led astray by sins of incumbency
    Using government powers to reward a party supporter … cracking down on a whistle-blower … using majority muscle to drive through a...
    Editorial: Fifa must say no to cagey Tokyo
    Editorial: Fifa must say no to cagey Tokyo
    Tokyo Sexwale may have the drive, ambition and diplomatic skills to run the $5.7?billion-a-year juggernaut that is Fifa. And it would, of course, be...
    Political meddling haunts NPA
    Political meddling haunts NPA
    "I felt it was important to send a clear message that political interference in the work of the National Prosecuting Authority would not be tolerated." ...
    Editorial comment: Who, really, is security serving?
    Editorial comment: Who, really, is security serving?
    COMMENTAn Edward Snowden-style bombshell is still possible as Al Jazeera releases more South African spy cables over the weeks...
    You don't have to be ?'clever' to see through Zuma
    You don't have to be ?'clever' to see through Zuma
    ANALYSIS
    The saint versus the humanist
    The saint versus the humanist
    Nelson Mandela and Mohandas Gandhi were in some ways twins – and in other ways were starkly contrasting figures.
    Falling circulation a sign of the Times, so why did Survé single out Dasnois?
    Falling circulation a sign of the Times, so why did Survé single out Dasnois?
    Independent News and Media South Africa proprietor Iqbal Survé has claimed the underperformance of the Cape Times, and specifically its...