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Education is a political and ethical matter

Knowing the learners and teachers and what they need is essential to reform in the school system

Critical thinking enhances performance

The ability to think analytically and beyond surface-level information is a skill that brings solutions to the world’s issues

Race is an obstinate variable

The education system needs a revolution so that black people’s academic achievements will improve

Un-schooling is better for children

Education in South Africa is a mess but alternative education is, well, an alternative

Curriculums must include local content

Decolonised education is one that incorporates local information that is relevant to all learners

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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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