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Born-frees hold key to media transformation

Neither the market nor the ruling party can be entrusted with the task – so leave it to the youth.

A democratic option needed for Malema-tarianism

When there is corruption and the state is struggling to deal with pressing social issues a strong figure can become attractive to many people.

Extremism has no virtue or place in Islam

The bombing of the Boston marathon in April and the brutal murder of a British soldier in London have again focused attention on Muslim extremism.

Race, class and the Dewani case

The Anni Dewani case has gripped the nation and created a media frenzy. Of course we can't come to any final conclusions.

What are the prospects of real political realignment in South Africa?

Cosatu seems to lack the gumption; people's movements are too localised; and popular anger is rising. So to whom can we turn for change?

Extremism has no place in Islam

In South Africa questions are being asked about the World Cup and the potential for muslim extremism.

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Fake trafficking news targets migrants

Exaggerated reports on social media of human trafficking syndicates snatching people in broad daylight legitimate xenophobia while deflecting from the real problems in society

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Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

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In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

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