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Hidden agenda?

Work, ideally, should be decent. Respectable work in a safe environment with adequate remuneration is a goal to which most people aspire.

Trickery in employment figures

Perhaps it's time to privatise SA's official employment statistics.

The failed skills experiment

Despite two decades of political meddling, South Africa has not delivered on either the increase in employment or the requisite quantum of skills.

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Soup for the Sick: A bowl of warmth in a time of need

Soup for the Sick is nourishing hundreds of people too ill to cook for themselves

Q&A Sessions: George Euvrard, the brains behind our cryptic crossword

George Euvrard spoke to Athandiwe Saba about his passion for education, clues on how to solve his crosswords and the importance of celebrating South Africa.

Why prisoners are a priority in vaccine rollout

Inmates comprise a vulnerable group in society and they are meant to receive Covid-19 vaccines earlier than the general population. This has sparked debate locally and globally

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