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​Third Culture Experiment’s tripe and ginger beer debuts at SA's street food festival
​Third Culture Experiment’s tripe and ginger beer debuts at SA's street food festival
It was in 2014 when Hlumela Matika, co-founder of Third Culture Experiment, which was then only a few weeks old, suggested that we head to a new...
Cape Town, use prime municipal land in the heart of the city to house the poor
Cape Town, use prime municipal land in the heart of the city to house the poor
DEVELOPMENTThe City of Cape Town is about to dispose of a prime piece of inner-city land. Known as Site B and located on Lower Long Street...
​Why Parliament should move to Pretoria, and why Capetonians want it to stay put
​Why Parliament should move to Pretoria, and why Capetonians want it to stay put
The Economic Freedom Fighters eliminated the political agenda in the “move Parliament to Pretoria” debate when it helped the Democratic...
The history of Van Riebeek's slave Krotoa unearthed from the masters' view
The history of Van Riebeek's slave Krotoa unearthed from the masters' view
Just over a decade ago the movie The Skeleton Key came out. There was a haunted house, malicious ghosts, and a line that stuck: “But I...
Evictions in Woodstock and the resistance against apartheid spatial planning
Evictions in Woodstock and the resistance against apartheid spatial planning
At least 23 families could be evicted from their homes in Woodstock near the Cape Town inner city. They have been told to leave by September 9, but...
Open letter to Woodstock: Please think twice about evicting 23  families
Open letter to Woodstock: Please think twice about evicting 23 families
Dear Misters Van Embden, Shapiro, Winkler and Zekry
Woodstock residents protesting imminent evictions occupy The Old Biscuit Mill
Woodstock residents protesting imminent evictions occupy The Old Biscuit Mill
Bromwell Street tenants supported by activist group Reclaim the City marched through Woodstock, Cape Town on Saturday morning to oppose their...
Letters to the editor: August 19 to 25 2016
Letters to the editor: August 19 to 25 2016
Dear Hansie Smit,
‘Noma’ uses an intimate and personal vignette to humanise the land issue
‘Noma’ uses an intimate and personal vignette to humanise the land issue
Have you ever considered taking the risk of occupying land to build yourself a shack? Noma, a young woman, agonises over this idea and eventually...
Location, location, location as Cape Town property prices rocket through the roof
Location, location, location as Cape Town property prices rocket through the roof
The property advertisement described the flat on show in Sea Point as “neat”, which is estate agent-speak for “matchbox-sized”. It has a...
SA’s metros: Stars and stragglers
SA’s metros: Stars and stragglers
The inequality gap in Cape Town is a cause for concern, with the latest State of South African Cities report revealing it is the only city in the...

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