Sarah Evans is a Mail & Guardian news reporter.She's a recovering musician who became a journalist while interning for the Diamond Fields Advertiser in Kimberley.She spent three years reporting there before completing an internship at the Mail & Guardian Centre for Investigative Journalism (amaBhungane).Her areas of interest include crime, law, governance, and the nexus between business and politics.Her areas of disinterest include skyscrapers.
On Wednesday, any worker who wants to go on strike, can do so. Every town across SA is being urged to join the first of two protected mass strikes.
Thomas Piketty's message about a global wealth tax found fertile ground in South Africa.
Precarious work is becoming the norm as bosses increase their levels of exploitation.
But a minority judgment would have granted My Vote Counts's wish to see Parliament pass legislation giving citizens fair access to party funding info.
The former Free State provincial MEC has replaced Ngoako Ramatlhodi who is being shifted to the department of public service and administration.
In a majority ruling, the Constitutional Court has ruled that Legal Aid SA's case was moot, and that its appeal had no prospects of success.
The launch of a new anti-corruption coalition could be a sign that major labour shifts are afoot.
The high court in Pretoria has said the state had an obligation to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, but that the matter was now moot.
Over 200 organisations have formed a coalition to campaign against state and private-sector looting, with Zwelinzima Vavi and union leaders on board.
A task team formed to curb job losses in the steel industry is expected to meet with government in the next two weeks.