Readers write in about racism and poverty, and Samwu.
Ever on guard about being seen as racist, you can’t count on white folks to roll with the punchline.
Two decades since 1994, we’re still stuck in the racial categories of the old regime - a colour-coding of class from which only the rich benefit.
The writer believes that religious discourse holds value, and is how we can "find one another again, in a deeper and more meaningful way".
Human Rights Day, called Sharpeville Day by some, was marked by politicians' speaking on the subject across the country.
The splintering of black people along political and class lines means they don’t speak with one voice, writes Ebrahim Harvey.
South Africa has been engulfed in a cacophony of contestation as anger bubbles to the surface of our unequal society.
Simianisation is a brutal strategy which has historically manifested a lethal combination of sexism and racism.
White people must face up to their prejudice, then stop themselves from sliding into paralysing guilt, writes Judy Connors.
Instead of bitching about the problems, be part of the solution, says the ex-ambassador to Bapetikosweti, Evita Bezuidenhout.
Readers write in about the State of the Nation Address, racism, and the value of history.
The former EFF MP is guilty of a crude reductionism that contributes nothing to a nonracial society
Mmusi Maimane is too easily influenced by his white "puppet masters", according to some party members.
Laws alone are not enough but the Constitution does reveal what it is to be a new South African
Readers write in about racism, land reform, health care reform and water leaks.
Some utterances are banned by law and cannot be defended by claiming it is an individual's right.
The structures that underpin racial bigotry must be understood, undone and cast aside.
The only way to break the back of white supremacy is to give back the land.
There are a number of trends, attitudes and phenomena that we could quite happily do without this year, thank you very much, writes Gus Silber.