Fatima Asmal Motala

Unhappy wives opt out

Economic empowerment means that women are able to get out of unhappy marriages more easily.

The state of our nation — how others see us

Six immigrants give their views on life in their adopted country.

For the common good: Old struggles in a new style

Analysts are divided over whether social protest will fare better with help from the middle class.

Politics, posturing and the people

South African political parties need to explore new dimensions in their communication with their audience.

Headscarves raise hackles

Rude and embarrassing treatment by passport officials over religious dress upsets local Muslims.

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