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    Editorial: Keep fighting the good fight
    Editorial: Keep fighting the good fight
    The South African Jewish Board of Deputies takes the South African Human Rights Commission to court over a report it says was tampered with in order...
    Editorial: Noah needs to get it right on evils of racism
    Editorial: Noah needs to get it right on evils of racism
    It was always unfair to expect Trevor Noah to replicate John Stewart’s success on The Daily Show immediately. For one, Stewart had years...
    Editorial: 9/12 - The day Zuma betrayed a nation
    Editorial: 9/12 - The day Zuma betrayed a nation
    Exactly one year ago, on December 9 2015, we had just one question: Who the hell was David Douglas Des van Rooyen?
    Editorial: New clothes for old Nazis
    Editorial: New clothes for old Nazis
    American writer Naomi Klein describes the “Shock Doctrine” as the exploitation of national crises to push through controversial policies while...
    Editorial: It's do or die for the ANC
    Editorial: It's do or die for the ANC
    We have been waiting for the real ANC to emerge from beneath the morass of President Jacob Zuma’s various controversies for some time. The argument...
    Editorial: Racism – it’s just not cricket
    Editorial: Racism – it’s just not cricket
    There is a certain satisfaction in seeing the Australian cricket team crumble under the weight of a South African attack. It is especially gratifying...
    Editorial: Not everyone in US is mad
    Editorial: Not everyone in US is mad
    The world of nonbigoted humanity, horrified as it is at the triumph of Donald Trump and his ugly populism in the United States elections, should...
    Editorial: DA calls slowly erode the ANC
    Editorial: DA calls slowly erode the ANC
    It does not matter that the Democratic Alliance’s motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma
    Note from the pros: Grab them by the purse strings
    Note from the pros: Grab them by the purse strings
    Dear Donald,
    Editorial: Nuke the new energy plan
    Editorial: Nuke the new energy plan
    The government looks set to remove one of the last obstacles to a new nuclear build. As we report this week, the draft for South Africa’s updated...
    Editorial: Embattled print shows its worth
    Editorial: Embattled print shows its worth
    Newspapers in South Africa have lost revenue, readers and, some would argue, relevance. We can’t blame technology alone. Media executives, managers...
    Editorial: Mayor's walls of shame
    Editorial: Mayor's walls of shame
    The Democratic Alliance mayor of Johannesburg, Herman Mashaba, may have some good ideas about running the metropolis, but his recent