Avoidance and refusal have become default settings in government as requests for more information are routinely ignored.
Prophets come and go, especially when they stop serving their function in society, writes Verashni Pillay, who hopes that TB Joshua’s time is nigh.
Haji Mohamed Dawjee does not see the problem with having something to do – like to braai – on a public holiday, whatever it celebrates
For we gender activists the Open Mosque is not quite so new. For over 20 years we've waged a gender jihad to gain inclusive access to mosques.
The crimes that are most preventable by police increased sharply last year. And the good news on rape is probably not good news at all.
The South is still expected to bow to the North's idea of how the world should be put to rights, writes Mireille Fanon-Mendès-France.
The state has a legal obligation to ensure finances are available to provide a skilled healthcare workforce, writes Mark Heywood.
The judgment and media behaviour in our first televised criminal trial leave much to be desired.
Politicians are open to ridicule when their comments get lost in translation, as with Nomvula Mokonyane's defence of Jacob Zuma "with our buttocks".
The professional and the personal are inseparable in the case of Wits 'sex pest' Tsepo wa Mamatu, writes Kagure Mugo.
Readers comment on Kebby Maphatsoe's character assassinations and protecting the public protector, and respond to a story on Brett Bailey's Exhibit B.
For people like Chirwa, calling for due process to be followed to the letter is to be embedded in the state.
The legacy of the United Democratic Front in South Africa might serve as potential model for thinking about forms of Jewish-Palestinian solidarity.
Six years ago South Africa's president was ousted by his enemies in the ANC. Ex-editor Ray Hartley looks back.
Jacob Zuma's plan for a fleet of nuclear power stations has the potential to impose a burden under which the South African economy could buckle.
A new SERI report found that the criminal justice system was "abused" in order to intimidate activists and protesters.
Not only is the National Assembly providing entertainment at the moment, it's giving SA a taste of how healthy its democracy is, writes Khaya Dlanga.
While female condoms exist to boost women’s control of their sexual health, negotiating safe sex should be a shared responsibility.
Why is Zwelinzima Vavi spending his precious political capital on a boycott of Generations in support of highly-paid actors, asks Verashni Pillay.