Editorials

Editorial: ​Loot continua. Let’s party
Editorial: ​Loot continua. Let’s party
Perhaps it is because there have been so many of them that the thought of the ANC’s annual January 8 statement barely raises more than a pained...
Editorial: Prince's right royal brain-teaser
Editorial: Prince's right royal brain-teaser
Last week we confessed our bewilderment at all the vicious lawfare going on – if it’s not in the Constitutional Court, it’s in one of the...
Editorial: Everything’s gonna be alright
Editorial: Everything’s gonna be alright
There is a particular injustice in watching young men dancing in the afternoon traffic in the hope that someone will be sufficiently entertained to...
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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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
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: 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: 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: JZ can learn a lot from Gordhan
Editorial: JZ can learn a lot from Gordhan
Pravin Gordhan is the Ubiquitous Man. He has been everywhere this week, even giving a serene and sensible mid-term budget speech while facing charges...
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

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