Colonialism

Institutional racism is still alive and kicking in the workplace

Colonialism and apartheid were all-encompassing systems, involving institutions, professions and the public and private sectors.

A name change would be pointless if Rhodes still coddles white supremacy

The facts not in dispute are that Cecil John Rhodes was an “arch-imperialist and white supremacist who treated people of this region as sub-human"

Colonialism was a disaster and the facts prove it

An academic article asserting the benefits of colonialism caused an outcry and resulted in calls for its removal

A case for daisies and kwerekwere

Colonisers. Aliens. Invasive. Cause damage. Threaten. The language of xenophobia is also applied to plants.

What we can learn from the crises in Zimbabwe and Cote D’Ivoire

The two nations have a significant post-colonial parallel: Widely lauded success followed by economic and political chaos.

Letters to the editor: June 15 to 22 2017

Readers write in about colonialism, and Helen Zille.

Letters to the editor: June 9 to 14 2017

Readers write in about colonialism, and the Cape water crisis.

Letters to the editor: March 31 to April 6 2017

Readers write in about Helen Zille, and colonialism.

Zille’s fate hangs in the balance

Mmusi Maimane faces the very real prospect of losing face as party leader if he doesn’t discipline his former boss, insiders say.

Unrepentant Zille dismisses ‘tsunami’ over her ‘statement of fact’ on colonialism

On Tuesday, the premier bemoaned the reaction to "her statement of fact".

Letters to the editor: March 24 to 30 2017

Readers write in about colonialism, Swaziland, overconsumption, Jacob Zuma, and abortion.

Mmusi Maimane: Zille’s views on colonialism are inconsistent with DA’s values

The DA leader said the Western Cape premier had been referred to a disciplinary hearing after she tweeted that colonialism wasn't entirely bad.

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