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Eusebius McKaiser

Eusebius McKaiser

    We all shat on this child’s dignity
    We all shat on this child’s dignity
    It is impossible for me to imagine the lifelong pain of thinking daily about your child’s lifeless little body in a pit latrine, only his hand...
    The mafia state is in full swing
    The mafia state is in full swing
    There is no longer a crystal-clear difference between the current state of our democracy and the telltale signs of a mafia state.
    ANC’s wishy-washy  ‘race’  limps on
    ANC’s wishy-washy  ‘race’  limps on
    Lawd have mercy on us! Please can the ANC leadership race be over already? Not because it is so amazeballs that our bodies cannot handle the...
    What Malusi GiGupta didn’t say
    What Malusi GiGupta didn’t say
    The minister of finance, Malusi GiGupta, cut a pathetic and unconvincing figure on Wednesday as he delivered a medium-term budget policy statement...
    Why McKinsey is not innocent
    Why McKinsey is not innocent
    I sometimes wonder whether corporations think we are a bunch of fools incapable of seeing excrement for what it is. Take, for example, management...
    Bigotry seldom announces itself 
    Bigotry seldom announces itself 
    Most white supremacists are not as explicit about their bigotry as Steve Hofmeyr. Most sexual predators are not as brazen as Harvey Weinstein. Most...
    The banality of corruption
    The banality of corruption
    There’s a cheesy saying I like because it contains a grain of truth. Apparently one should “judge a person not by their actions, but by their...
    United, the ANC will fall
    United, the ANC will fall
    The ANC is very obviously caught between a rock and a hard place. If it continues to sabotage itself with seemingly intractable factional battles,...
    Silence is no answer to injustice
    Silence is no answer to injustice
    For years now, anti-rape activists have been working publicly to eliminate rape culture. They have not won the battle. The apparent mistake they...
    ANC has damaged our humanity
    ANC has damaged our humanity
    The ANC has not just messed up the foundations of our democracy. It has also committed an arguably worse moral sin: contributing significantly to...
    Don’t be glib about privacy rights
    Don’t be glib about privacy rights
    Even though a fart can only be smelt and not seen, most of us prefer doing it in private. The same goes for many bodily functions and activities:...
    Thieves pillaging our democracy
    Thieves pillaging our democracy
    There is no greater threat to our democracy than the destruction of institutions that were designed to safeguard it, which is precisely what we are...