Few things would have pleased Verwoerd more than the idea that racism and race essentialism are still alive and well.
To debate on the basis of science-based evidence before making decisions is something we should aspire to in every field where it is possible.
Given the faction-ridden nature of South African politics and the deep divisions in the ANC a further turn of the wheel is quite conceivable.
Who was behind the drone filming a protest march: a private cameraman, an award-aiming film-maker, the media, or intelligence gathering machinery?
And they should be able to do so without being thought of as sex fiends or nymphomaniacs.
A lack of maths and science education directly affects the quality of life of young people trying to lift themselves out of poverty.
It is vitally important to liberate the prosecuting authority from any form of political interference.
SA holds the rhino's fate in its hands, but will it become a hero of conservation or a pariah?
Modern rebellion is spectacular, it is feminist, and it is led by Charlize Theron.
The media would rather cover the failings of Bafana Bafana than the success of Banyana Banyana.
The problem of migrants is not South Africa’s alone, but a regional one – and it will require regional solutions
Antisocial tendencies, such as xenophobia, emerge in a context of neglect - like children who do not feel safe or cared for.
Readers write in about Biko, oppression and struggle, and the KZN police.
ANC stalwart Ruth Mompati, though anti-gay, was admired as a fearless fighter for freedom.
Some of those who abhor classical liberalism are in fact liberals at heart - they just don't know it.
Operation Fiela has such wide objectives one can't help but conclude that it is actually a ruse to criminalise Africans.
Anti-gay and women's 'decency' laws are sides of the same coin and reflect men's patriarchy.
The department of agriculture drafted a new law on animal protection. It has adopted a minimalist approach that could face constitutional challenges.