Opinion

January 13 – 19 2006

loveLife on targetYour report (''Documents contradict loveLife'', January 6) appears to be based on selective release of internal documents by the Global Fund to...

May 12 – May 18 2006

Beware of group think Jillian Carmen's letter (May 5) left me in two minds. I admire her, and accept Archbishop Desmond Tutu's sentiments about...

September 8 to 15 2006

Kirby's nuclear ignoranceRobert Kirby writes complete nonsense (''Alex in wonderland'', August 25) when he says Russia's Chernobyl nuclear power station ''went out of control...

February 03 – February 09 2006

The myths of KasrilsRonnie Kasrils's ''Myths of Zionism'' (January 27) contains objectionable sentiments. But even more disconcerting are Mail & Guardian posters plastered across...

June 16 – June 23 2006

Kirby's colonial projectRobert Kirby writes that Shakespeare's plays and poetry ''stand on their own, immune from any historical context'' (June 9). Really? How was...

February 2 to February 8 2007

A whole lot of bullI am struck by the moral dishonesty of those who attacked the SPCA's response to the slaughtering ritual Tony Yengeni...

May 19 – May 26 2006

Glaring holes in judgementThere are glaring gaps in the ruling of the learned judge in the Jacob Zuma rape case: Malume is a brother to...

January 5 to 11

Brazen US hypocrisySaddam Hussein's trial and execution were a brazen display of United States hypocrisy. The trial was procedurally flawed, and excerpts from the...

November 18 – November 24

PLAN bodies dishonouredThe discovery of the bodies of PLAN fighters buried in a mass grave near the former South African Defence Force (SADF) base...

June 09 – June 15 2006

Just how low could she go?The headline of Khadija Magardie's article on May 26, ''How low can you go?'', presumably refers to the waistlines...

March 03 – March 09

Ideals have been betrayedLarger issues were at stake in the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) strike than salaries and service conditions.It exemplified the growing concern...

November 3 to November 9 2006

Basotho are gatvolThe current Lesotho Congress of Democrats government has riled me, a proud Mosotho. In 2004 the government decided to increase the salaries...

October 13 to October 19 2006

Lob from cuckoo landAnd now we have a lob from the far right of fundamentalist cuckoo land -- Philip Cole (Letters, October 6) telling...

September 22 to 28 2006

A corrupting silenceIn drawing attention to the current anti-intellectual populism in South Africa, Graeme Bloch (''Where did the left go wrong?'', September 15) emphasises...

July 28 – August 03 2006

Lidice: A repulsive parallelYour comparison of the Nazis' Lidice massacre with the Israeli Defence Force's defensive actions in Lebanon is repulsive and naive about...

October 20 to 26 2006

Motsepe can buy successI found Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya's article (''Motsepe is bad for soccer'', October 13) damaging and ignorant. Before Patrice Motsepe entered the game,...

March 17 – March 23

Back to the kitchen!The actions of a few rowdy women in the Jacob Zuma saga have done great harm to the dignity of South...

April 28 to May 04 2006

How to tire ZumaThe Art of Seduction, by JZ:If she is wearing a dress; she is asking for it.If she crosses her legs; she...
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