politics

 
JP Smith, Cape Town City safety boss faces vote of no confidence
JP Smith, Cape Town City safety boss faces vote of no confidence
Cape Town’s mayoral committee member for Safety and Security JP Smith could face...
Xenophobia and party politics in South Africa
Xenophobia and party politics in South Africa
With the campaigning for the 2019 national elections gripping South African politics, all kinds of xenophobic statements are uttered by most...
Intra-party funding must be open
Intra-party funding must be open
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s CR17 campaign to be elected the ANC’s president has, with its fund-raising infrastructure, professionalised and...
On politics and divine instruction
On politics and divine instruction
Dr Nina Kyparissi-Apostolica is the honorary ephor at the Ephorate of Palaeoanthropology and Speleology in Greece. When someone with such a...
SA suffers from political amnesia
SA suffers from political amnesia
Political amnesia: a virus that causes those infected to forget political history, even if the events occurred only months before. The signs of...
How to get women’s voices heard in African politics
How to get women’s voices heard in African politics
Across the world activists are working hard to get more women in politics. But getting women into politics is only half of the challenge. The...
ANC and DA try to gain upper hand in municipal stalemate
ANC and DA try to gain upper hand in municipal stalemate
A political chess game for control of key municipalities lost by the ANC in the 2016 local government elections is slowly taking shape.
Robbery aimed at 'killing' KZN newspaper
Robbery aimed at 'killing' KZN newspaper
Bayede News editor-in-chief Nhlanhla Mtaka believes the raid on the newspaper’s offices by armed men on Saturday was aimed at putting...
The pitfalls and shortcomings of artistic canons
The pitfalls and shortcomings of artistic canons
A cursory historic and thematic review of literature produced in South Africa pre- and post-1994 suggests a skewed, dominant and unavoidable...
Families of missing Uighurs demand 'proof of life' videos from China
Families of missing Uighurs demand 'proof of life' videos from China
Ethnic Uighurs have launched a global campaign to press China for video proof that their missing relatives are alive, turning the tables on...
Ward councillors are key players
Ward councillors are key players
The importance of ward councillors is constantly overlooked. They are blamed for the poor delivery of services and praised for innovative initiatives. Their role in promoting social cohesion, however, is rarely mentioned. But the personality and leadership of the ward councillor is often...
100 Years of the Mandela effect
100 Years of the Mandela effect
A critical thinking forum unpacking Nelson Mandela’s legacy took place at the Nelson Mandela Foundation on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, in...

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