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Islam and the first feminists

Though laws might no longer be interpreted this way, women have always been powerful

Old school barber, new school politics

Sometimes you discover that people you expect to be stuck in the past are in sync with the future

Manstrology for the patriachy

As your dominance begins to crumble, here’s a helpful guide from the former powerless to your only guiding light — the stars

Jock Safari Lodge: Explorers camp it up in luxury

This safari lodge lends the wild a friendly face and an experience filled with rhino sightings.

Zuma hosts al-Bashir at Nkandla

The mass-murdering president of Sudan, President Omar al-Bashir, is (believe it or not) hiding at President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead.

#AskMmusi: 9 answers Twitter really needed to know

The DA's new leader hosted an online Q&A session today to answer some pressing political questions, but obviously Twitter had no chill. Take a look.

#Baltimoreriots: How the media fuels the racist mindset

The coverage of the protests following the death of Freddie Gray has irresponsibly perpetuated the "angry black male" stereotype.

Sona 2015: Will Zuma own up?

The address is a chance for the president to face the nation. Here are five things the nation is hoping for.

A present with poor education leads to a future with no hope

When the socks that need pulling up are absent, we must turn to leaders, the government, municipalities and citizens, writes Haji Mohamed Dawjee.

My white privilege lets misogyny sneak in through the back door

For all the flak a restaurant owner received for reported racism, most seem to ignore his sexism. Haji Mohamed Dawjee imagines his jubilation at this.

Whites helpless as Malema lays claim to Table Mountain

Julius Malema returns from his honeymoon to occupy Table Mountain – and Jacob Zuma will hold garage sales to pay off land reform debts.

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler slay Cosby at the #GoldenGlobes

Hollywood's favourite award show hosts did not hold back on throwing shade at the Golden Globe awards.

A tale of two provinces: ANC’s birthday battle

Haji Mohamed Dawjee's notes to the introduction of a story about the ANC, two provinces and the contrasts between them.

Shivambu’s tips for obtaining a real qualification

Shivambu now has a master's degree. It's an actual qualification, and so we wondered what advice he'd give to those who wished they had a degree.

Kim Kardashian’s butt – in hindsight

At the back end of the reality TV star's nude shoot for Paper magazine, all we’re left with is provocation for provocation’s sake and little insight.

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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

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

​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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