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Susan Booysen

Susan Booysen

    ​The ANC’s post-election behaviour will signal whether our democracy has matured
    ​The ANC’s post-election behaviour will signal whether our democracy has matured
    Nothing in the liberation struggle readied the ANC for the role of opposition party. Even the ANC’s worst days in government in 20 years did not...
    Zuma will go – but it won’t be an easy task
    Zuma will go – but it won’t be an easy task
    POLITICS
    The accidental constitutionalists
    The accidental constitutionalists
    Though this week’s Constitutional Court judgment on President Jacob Zuma’s financial culpability for the nonsecurity features of his Nkandla home...
    Jacob Zuma likes to be cast as a man of the people – but is he?
    Jacob Zuma likes to be cast as a man of the people – but is he?
    The twilight of Jacob Zuma’s controversial leadership of the governing African National Congress (ANC) and the country finds both in a...
    Puppet master ensures that he alone pulls the strings
    Puppet master ensures that he alone pulls the strings
    Executive state power in the time of President Jacob Zuma is diffused, with no single and predictable structure definitively representing where...
    ANC's politics revolve around JZ's survival
    ANC's politics revolve around JZ's survival
    The ANC in the time of President Jacob Zuma has evolved into a compromised and weakened organisation hanging on to its liberation credentials. At the...
    All hands on board for the act of balls in the air
    All hands on board for the act of balls in the air