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Editorial

    Editorial: Mashaba trumps Trump
    Editorial: Mashaba trumps Trump
    Now that the tweeters of the world can put 280 characters in a box instead of 140, Helen Zille has double the space to shoot herself in the foot...
    Editorial: Turkey is a lesson for South Africa
    Editorial: Turkey is a lesson for South Africa
    On Monday, the Turkish lira reached a historic low of 7.24 against the dollar — a dramatic decline in value that, accompanied by inflation of...
    Editorial: Strike down rape culture
    Editorial: Strike down rape culture
    Last Friday, a third-year university student died of suicide at home in Johannesburg. Khensani Maseko had been raped in Makhanda in May.
    Editorial: Give clarity on land restitution
    Editorial: Give clarity on land restitution
    Oh for a time machine to take the ruling party back 10 years to do the job of land reform when the economic times and outlook were rosier. Much...
    Editorial: Night owl sings good song
    Editorial: Night owl sings good song
    President Cyril Ramaphosa came under fire this week for making a late-night announcement about a decision taken by the ANC to make it “explicitly...
    Editorial: We must respect Zimbabwe’s choice
    Editorial: We must respect Zimbabwe’s choice
    Zimbabwe is a country in need of a saviour.
    Editorial: Dump quiet diplomacy
    Editorial: Dump quiet diplomacy
    This election is meant to be different. When Robert Mugabe was forced into retirement, Zimbabweans were promised a new country.
    Editorial: It’s dangerous to other foreigners
    Editorial: It’s dangerous to other foreigners
    Last week at rally in Cape Town, the Democratic Alliance called for the army to be deployed in the Western Cape. It is an astoundingly illiberal...
    Editorial: Madiba was a person
    Editorial: Madiba was a person
    There’s nothing quite like a shopping mall exhibition celebrating the life of Tar-tar to remind you how quickly a complex history can be...
    Editorial: ANC to blame for Present dilemma
    Editorial: ANC to blame for Present dilemma
    The ANC has acted swiftly to dismiss cash-in-transit heist suspect Errol Velile Present from its employ, leaving some of us to question why the...
    Editorial: Hypocrisy off the field
    Editorial: Hypocrisy off the field
    The story of the Thai footballers was lent a particular resonance by its timing. Right in the middle of the Fifa World Cup in Russia, a group of...
    Editorial: Cave boys saga brought out the best in us
    Editorial: Cave boys saga brought out the best in us
    There is a small snatch of words in Douglas Livingstone’s excellent poem Gentling a Wildcat, which neatly encapsulates the untrammelled...