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Prince Mashele

Prince Mashele

    As the ANC crumbles, it’s time to choose
    As the ANC crumbles, it’s time to choose
    The majority of South Africans, especially black people, are seriously disillusioned. They believe they have been abandoned at sea by their trusted...
    Zuma won, but the ANC will never be a united party again
    Zuma won, but the ANC will never be a united party again
    To say there is victory in defeat sounds like a contradiction in terms. But, this is exactly what happened when South Africa’s opposition parties...
    ConCourt judges face much more than legal questions in Zuma case
    ConCourt judges face much more than legal questions in Zuma case
    South Africa has been treated to an overdose of legal arguments as its Constitutional Court grapples with whether or not a parliamentary vote of no...
    Colonial legacy of mining pioneers poses a dilemma for South Africans
    Colonial legacy of mining pioneers poses a dilemma for South Africans
    The Portuguese set foot in South Africa in the 15th century, and the Dutch settled...
    The new currency
    The new currency
    In The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, the renowned German sociologist Max Weber makes an observation too profound to be...
    Where were you?
    Where were you?
    Where were you and what did you do when South Africa began to degenerate? It is a question future generations will almost certainly ask.
    The world according to 'Nyayo'
    The world according to 'Nyayo'
    In his book, Problems of Knowledge and Freedom, acclaimed American writer Noam Chomsky laments: "The attempt to convert the universities...
    Propaganda as journalism?
    Propaganda as journalism?
    In the light of the brouhaha about the nominations to the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board, I'd like to ask a question: Are some...
    Propaganda as journalism?
    Propaganda as journalism?
    In the light of the brouhaha about the nominations to the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board, I'd like to ask a question: Are some...