Bring ‘empathy’ back to Nedlac
/ 6 March 2020

Bring ‘empathy’ back to Nedlac

Lisa Seftel started out in the labour movement before she took up positions in government. Now, as the head of Nedlac, she has to create a space where both sides can meet to discuss and debate important policy issues

February 11 1990: Mandela’s media conquest
/ 17 February 2020

February 11 1990: Mandela’s media conquest

Nelson Mandela’s release from prison was also South Africa’s first ‘media event’. And, despite the NP’s, and the SABC’s, attempt to control the narrative, the force of Madiba’s personality meant that he emerged as a celebrity

Motherhood be damned
/ 26 April 2018

Motherhood be damned

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s death illustrates how society defines and judges women — by their biological function