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Maaza Mengiste: ‘We are now catching up with the past’

As war drums beat again in Ethiopia, author Maaza Mengiste finds new language to memorialise the Second Italo-Ethiopian War

Right-wing Poland and the glorification of Hani’s killer

Polish anti-racism groups grow more concerned as the image of Chris Hani’s killer becomes normalised, with Janusz Walus’s likeness and name displayed on products for sale on a Naspers-owned website

Fans aim to clean up Lazio’s image

The Laziale and Anti-Fascist group is working to distance the club from its right-wing supporters

Live Art Network, an introduction

"Live Art Network will explore the basic tenets of live art and its conceptual underpinnings".

Spectre of fascism haunts Italy

A shooting rampage against African migrants in central Italy unveiled the extent to which the debate about migration in Italy is shaped by racism.

Editorial: Beware deputy top cop’s fascism

After his strong words on foreigners in South Africa, what will deputy police minister Bongani Mkongi say when next xenophobic violence flares up?

The last summer of reason

Dystopian novels can only give us a hint of what Trump’s ‘whitelash’ might mean

Negative messianism marks our times

In a world without accountability, liberal democracy is the major casualty

​The age of humanism is ending

The divergence of democracy and capital will defy reason and politics will become brutal survivalism.

Fascist symbols take the cake

Senior Italian politicians see nothing wrong with a birthday cake that celebrates WWII symbols.

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Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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