Analysis

The deputy president’s pivot on Zuma and corruption is laudable. But why now?
The deputy president’s pivot on Zuma and corruption is laudable. But why now?
Talk time is over. We want action and action man Jacob Zuma is going to make sure that this country moves forward right now … our Mr Action...
The political theology of Jacob Zuma
The political theology of Jacob Zuma
President Jacob Zuma kicked off the new year by declaring that God was on the side of the ANC. Speaking ahead of the ANC’s 105th birthday...
South African universities won't change unless mindsets start to shift
South African universities won't change unless mindsets start to shift
The start of the academic year is looming in South Africa. The student protests that rocked most...
South Africa has work to do to make government more accountable
South Africa has work to do to make government more accountable
The South African government completed its term as lead-chair of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) in December 2016. The partnership is an...
South Africa can't compete globally without fixing its attitude to maths
South Africa can't compete globally without fixing its attitude to maths
South Africa is not producing enough school leavers who are competent in maths and science. This is a fact borne out by international assessments...
Ramaphosa has what it takes to fix an ailing ANC. But ...
Ramaphosa has what it takes to fix an ailing ANC. But ...
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has confirmed his availability to
The Gates effect: Social entrepreneurship reframes charity
The Gates effect: Social entrepreneurship reframes charity
PHILANTHROPYIn July last year, 3 000 people streamed into a hall in Mamelodi and more than 300 000 people logged on to Facebook to listen...
​Workplace change is a social imperative
​Workplace change is a social imperative
DEMOCRACYGreater workplace democracy could make South Africa’s labour market more peaceful, productive and less racially charged.
What’s the good news? Fake news and acts of kindness
What’s the good news? Fake news and acts of kindness
The wind of regime change is a-coming.
What the stars have in store for us in 2017
What the stars have in store for us in 2017
AQUARIUSCelebrity: Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma (January 27)
​The digital age erases the divide between humans and objects
​The digital age erases the divide between humans and objects
Although some of Africa’s natural assets are in danger of being depleted, it remains the last territory on Earth that has not yet been entirely...
​A dying breath of fresh air
​A dying breath of fresh air
BODY LANGUAGEIn a hospital in California a line of doctors, oncologists, other medical specialists and nursing staff file into a brightly lit...
The minimum wage and the moral economy
The minimum wage and the moral economy
A friend recently commented on how much easier it is to write when one is angered. I don’t find it easier but the economistic arguments and...

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