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    EDITORIAL: State’s empty-headed PR
    EDITORIAL: State’s empty-headed PR
    Government spokespersons need to decide if they are civil servants or publicity officers for politicians.
    EDITORIAL: Justice must be seen to be done – in court not online
    EDITORIAL: Justice must be seen to be done – in court not online
    Journalism these days feels like it’s 80% about trying to establish what’s fake and what’s real; and if there is any basis at all for what...
    EDITORIAL: Lead us out of this deathly silence
    EDITORIAL: Lead us out of this deathly silence
    ‘The pain that our women are feeling is an immediate pain — it cannot be postponed.” So said President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday...
    EDITORIAL: Confused, we turn to conspiracy
    EDITORIAL: Confused, we turn to conspiracy
    "Check the boot.” “Where was he going?” “What a weird place to wipe out.”
    ​M&G Travel Advisory — Great Britain
    ​M&G Travel Advisory — Great Britain
    It is with some concern that we note recent events in a northern island kingdom known mainly for its enthusiasm for oddly shaped vegetables and the...
    Editorial: Women’s Month misread
    Editorial: Women’s Month misread
    In 1956, more than 10 000 women marched on the Union Buildings to protest against the violation of human dignity that was the pass law. Theirs...
    Editorial: Our dishonesty harms journalism
    Editorial: Our dishonesty harms journalism
    Journalism is in a dangerous moment: our work is crucial as different forces vie for control over this country and the ability to turn the levers...
    Editorial: The magic amount: R500 000
    Editorial: The magic amount: R500 000
    One of the most pressing political crises (of this year, at least) started with our multibillionaire president being questioned in Parliament about...
    Editorial: On nonviolent resistance
    Editorial: On nonviolent resistance
    Since June, Hong Kong has been rocked by anti-government protests that have only grown in size and intensity. Initially, protesters wanted the...
    Editorial: Former colony now the coloniser
    Editorial: Former colony now the coloniser
    Colonialism is alive and well. Last week, India forcefully asserted its control over its portion of Kashmir. A communications blackout left people...
    EDITORIAL: Blaming migrants is not on
    EDITORIAL: Blaming migrants is not on
    On Wednesday, the Inkatha Freedom Party released a statement that perfectly illustrates a dangerous trend among some South African politicians.
    EDITORIAL: Morrison’s grace of imagination
    EDITORIAL: Morrison’s grace of imagination
    ‘She is a friend of my mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order.” Taken from...