youth

 
Who wants to live forever?
Who wants to live forever?
Humans have long sought the elixir of youth, so it is not surprising that even non-scientists closely follow the latest research into ageing. But...
Youth, dare to dream
Youth, dare to dream
Imagine a South Africa where two young men — one white and from a wealthy suburb, the other black and from a poor township — are asked...
Letters to the editor: June 21 to 27
Letters to the editor: June 21 to 27
Last week’s article on youth and agriculture by Dr Luke Metelerkamp, “Youth want to farm, but not as slave labour”, carries a great deal of...
No easy childhood for SA’s youth
No easy childhood for SA’s youth
Pregnant at 16, with a sick mother who had lost her job, Lebohang Kotolo wanted to quit school and, at one stage, to end it all,because she felt...
Youth are agents of change in our democracy
Youth are agents of change in our democracy
Young people are an integral part of our democracy. They are a demographic that is mobilising across society, demanding an opportunity to...
SA youth seek and have fluid identities
SA youth seek and have fluid identities
It would be no exaggeration to claim that apartheid South Africa was second to none in twisting racial identities to a perverse end, manipulating...
Cyril wants SA’s pupils up to code
Cyril wants SA’s pupils up to code
Last month, President Cyril Ramaphosa handed over computer tablets to grade 10s from Thahameso Secondary School in Phuthaditjhaba, in the Free...
DA’s young black caucus must stand up to white legacy leaders
DA’s young black caucus must stand up to white legacy leaders
There is no better time than now for the young black caucus of the Democratic Alliance to take a page out of the Freedom Front Plus strategy and...
Non-voting youth are not simply apathetic
Non-voting youth are not simply apathetic
It is just hours before the 2019 national elections in South Africa and the hashtag #IWantToVoteBut is trending nationally on Twitter. Just 25...
The youth need to vote
The youth need to vote
I write this to conscientise the youth about the kingmaker status they have in the upcoming national elections. Young people represent a potentially powerful political force in South Africa. If they all used their voices in unity, they could make a drastic difference in the country by...
The internal — and external — factors that will shape Sudan’s political transition
The internal — and external — factors that will shape Sudan’s political transition
The stamina exhibited by mainly young protesters in Sudan is a clear...
​Launch of the ‘1 Million by 2021 Initiative’ at the Pan African Youth Forum
​Launch of the ‘1 Million by 2021 Initiative’ at the Pan African Youth Forum
The chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) Moussa Faki Mahamat will launch the 1 million by 2021 Initiative, which targets direct...

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