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Eusebius McKaiser

Eusebius McKaiser

    Monty Python's Life of Molefe
    Monty Python's Life of Molefe
    Earlier this week someone advised me to consider a career in comedy if I should ever tire of my various jobs. Sadly, I’m no comedic talent. They...
    Stop victim-blaming. It’s perverse
    Stop victim-blaming. It’s perverse
    "There is no such thing as a safe space in this country if you’re black and a woman and lesbian. You’re a walking coffin,” said a young...
    Ignore Malikane, focus on Guptas
    Ignore Malikane, focus on Guptas
    Professor Chris Malikane is a distraction. He may be Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s adviser but has almost no influence on state policy. The...
    Zuma has nowhere left to hide
    Zuma has nowhere left to hide
    It is absolutely mind-boggling that President Jacob Zuma refuses to come to terms with reality. For a while now he has abused the race card to...
    Don’t blame poverty on the poor
    Don’t blame poverty on the poor
    It is very difficult to face up to the role that luck plays in our lives. Luck is not something you have control over. Luck just happens to...
    It’s radical economic gibberish
    It’s radical economic gibberish
    There is no such thing as “radical economic transformation”. This meaningless phrase is now almost as much a part of our South African lexicon...
    ConCourt should find for the UDM
    ConCourt should find for the UDM
    I hope the Constitutional Court will hear the United Democratic Movement’s (UDM) case about whether the speaker of Parliament has, at the very...
    SA’s democratic foundations shaken
    SA’s democratic foundations shaken
    An aspect of the groundswell against President Jacob Zuma’s looting ways has been bothering me. I could not quite figure out, until now, what...
    ANC, SACP must act with haste
    ANC, SACP must act with haste
    I suspect it is easier to find someone to claim, brazenly, that colonialism was not all that bad than it is to find someone willing to disagree...
    C’mon Maimane, grow a pair
    C’mon Maimane, grow a pair
    Nothing good came out of colonialism. It was thoroughly evil. Nothing good came out of apartheid. It was thoroughly wicked. Anyone who tries to...
    The making of Bathabile Dlamini
    The making of Bathabile Dlamini
    Minister Bathabile Dlamini is a hot political mess. She defies the Constitutional Court’s authority with no fear of political consequence. How...
    Zuma, Dlamini piss on our Constitution
    Zuma, Dlamini piss on our Constitution
    President Jacob Zuma thinks we are idiots. After showing no leadership on the social grants mess that is still not properly resolved, he finally...