Analysis

The forgotten cadres are the ANC’s loss
The forgotten cadres are the ANC’s loss
Carol Moses, who died at the age of 50 recently after a short illness, symbolised the marginalisation in the post-apartheid ANC and South Africa of...
What’s in a name?
What’s in a name?
Many people avert their eyes when they pass the sprawling shack settlements encroaching on cities. There are about 2 500 in Gauteng alone and,...
Violence raises the urgent need for more health services
Violence raises the urgent need for more health services
Almost daily, our news reports are marred by statistics about gender-based violence, such as one in three women are assaulted, physically or...
‘Boys will be boys’ doesn’t cut it
‘Boys will be boys’ doesn’t cut it
When a child is born, only well wishes are sent to the mother and the family. No one sends messages of caution, a message like “As you welcome...
‘Praise the Lord, I’m a real fat cat’
‘Praise the Lord, I’m a real fat cat’
Alph Lukau, the prophet or pastor of Alleluia Ministries International, is in trouble for more than raising a non-dead (it turned out) man from the...
Despite legislation, workers’s rights are still abused
Despite legislation, workers’s rights are still abused
The call for the expropriation of land without compensation emerged again in the Economic Freedom Fighters’ call for poor people to occupy vacant...
Fix AI’s racist, sexist bias
Fix AI’s racist, sexist bias
Two years ago, my business partner and I were in need of gap financing while we waited for a client to pay us. We approached the main banks but,...
Why is a second Brexit referendum undemocratic?
Why is a second Brexit referendum undemocratic?
Opponents of a second referendum on the toxic and smelly dumpster fire that is Brexit often loudly maintain that it would be “undemocratic”,...
Political parties fail to address nutritional stunting
Political parties fail to address nutritional stunting
With less than two months before the general elections, all the major political parties — the ANC, the Democratic Alliance, the Economic...
Our children are killers and we need to change this
Our children are killers and we need to change this
“Boy, 3, dies after being tied up, stoned and rolled down a hill.”
Integrating wildlife into rural economy is key to its survival
Integrating wildlife into rural economy is key to its survival
In 2014, the president of Botswana, Ian Khama, introduced a ban on hunting, saying it had contributed to poaching and “catastrophic” declines...
Failure to govern geoengineering could destabilise peace and security
Failure to govern geoengineering could destabilise peace and security
New technologies to combat global warming could complement reductions in greenhouse-gas emissions. But their potential impact is highly...

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