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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

Where will neoliberalism end?

LONG READ As the world was overtaken by upheaval last year, one photo emerging from the uprisings depicts...

Drawn Lines: About the place of work in the struggle

In this response to Judy Seidman, Njabulo Zwane defends a Black Radical Tradition of refusing the notion of work itself

What comes after nationalism in Africa? A luta continua

There are a number of cases in the past decade where Africans have managed to push the conversation beyond liberal reforms...

​Chile will never be the same – ‘The elite are terrified’

The uprising sweeping across the country is challenging the government and neoliberalism

Human development is under threat

Achieving significant progress means we are going to have to ditch neoliberal capitalism

Neoliberalism and the march of impunity in Equatorial Guinea

How does the world's longest serving autocrat remain in power?

National-populism: A new global model is born

The new model brings together fake social care, exacerbated nationalism and a compensatory pro-business approach

Universities in the neoliberal age

The colonisation of higher education by neoliberalism is a sinister assault on academic freedom

Emmanuel Macron is already showing he is no progressive

The new French president’s committment to social justice has come in for questioning.

​The age of humanism is ending

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

Africa’s lessons from the global economic crisis

The continent needs to future-proof itself by crafting a new, inclusive socioeconomic system.

Marikana massacre and neoliberal plunder

The biggest massacre by police of civilians in post-apartheid South Africa continues to haunt the collective conscience of a nation.

School crisis is a problem of ideology

The schooling system is tooled to feed capitalism and has nothing to do with human development.

Recalling anti-racism

Can the anti-racist struggle keep up with racism's capacity to reinvent itself again and again? Yes - we can "recall" anti-racism and adjust it.

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Q&A Sessions: ‘My north star is the patient’

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Transport Month

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Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

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

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

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In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

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Secure your business from cyber threats

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