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Hope is locked away in Zimbabwe

Hopewell Chin’ono backed President Emmerson Mnangagwa when he succeeded Robert Mugabe. Now he’s in jail

The myths that swirl around modern-day South Africa should be dispelled

Without an accurate understanding of the dilemmas which overwhelm us, our efforts to produce effective and far-reaching strategies or solutions for change will fail

Who decides the common good?

Striking a balance between individual liberties and the welfare of broader society

Does the Copyright Bill promote access?

The proposed new legislation is expected to have a detrimental effect on South Africa’s creative economy

We dare not dream of freedom until we can effect equality

April 27 1994 set us on the path to freedom; but much must still be undone – and new problems await us

So, where to, freedom?

Democracy has to grow and change. Democracy must be deepened.

SA beats global average on ‘economic freedom’ index

South Africa was ranked 75 out of 178 countries in the 2014 index of economic freedom, outdoing other sub-Saharan countries and the global average.

Myth in maize patch made real

Joshua Nkomo's legacy has been erased from history, while the Mandela legend has taken root.

Giving girls the freedom of confidence

Finalist: Drivers of Change Individual Award — Sandra Millar

SA, we cannot say we are free

The ANC has privatised the struggle and rules on behalf of capital in our neo-apartheid democracy, writes <b>Ayanda Kota</b>.

Bland maturity meets poverty of imagination

If you read <i>Freedom</i> (to the end) and feel the future is Starbucks and McDonald's, try to hang in there.

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Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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