Tom Eaton Columnist

Bling on the clowns: Why Cyril’s enemies really want to take over SA

Opinion

You’d think no one would want to take over the SA ash heap. But, then, you’re not thinking like the fightback gang

A billion lies about a gazillion cries

Opinion

The size of crowds attending political rallies matters for leaders needing their egos stroked

The meat grinder of mediocrity

Opinion

As parents and teachers celebrate the prodigies, spare a thought for the pupils who slogged their way through

SA’s 2020 is full of bad juju

Opinion

When it comes to SA politics, the stars are everything but aligned, and astrologers’ charts get a little foggy

Best of the Decade Awards go to...

Opinion

Mr President, esteemed guests, ladies and — sorry what? That's not the president? It’s the cardboard cut-out they’ve ...

Cricket SA’s veneer slips and out comes its nasty side

Opinion

On Sunday morning, many of SA’s leading cricket writers were surprised to find locked turnstiles and apologetic shrugs ...

John Steenhuisen — forever Number Two

Opinion

Every week John Steenhuisen and the DA are more deeply entrenched in the runner-up position

Mouth wide shut on African abuses

Opinion

Deputy President David Mabuza has confirmed that if the US or Britain ever pass a law making it illegal to be South ...

Zille may be wrong but she has a right to underrate the humanities

Opinion

Was Zille’s latest tweet the product of a calcified Twitter troll? Well, I won’t suggest it

‘Dog’ is not hate speech. It just means you’re a good boy

Opinion

There’s absolutely nothing hateful about being a dog, so why should it be used to insult Pravin Gordhan?

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