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Eusebius McKaiser

Eusebius McKaiser

    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...
    A case for curiosity and generosity
    A case for curiosity and generosity
    I have fallen in and out of love with many writers of many different genres from different parts of the world since I was a kid including J.M.Coetzee, James Baldwin, Alice Walker, K Sello Duiker, Zoe Wicomb, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Pumla Gqola, Teju Cole, Zadie Smith, Toni Morrison, Kwame...
    Silence perpetuates the violence
    Silence perpetuates the violence
    I’ve been thinking about silence over the past week as Deputy Minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana remains in his job despite admitting to...
    Homophobia and misogyny are kin
    Homophobia and misogyny are kin
    By his own admission, deputy minister of higher education Mduduzi Manana acted criminally last weekend when he assaulted a woman at a club in...
    Eusebius McKaiser: An open letter to ANC MPs
    Eusebius McKaiser: An open letter to ANC MPs
    Let me unkindly assume for a minute that you do not give a flying expletive about what is in the best interest of the country. Let me insult you...