Opinion

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Nomkhita Mona | High tariffs a threat to business

With its most recent application to the National Energy Regulator (Nersa), Eskom hopes to recoup in the region of R783bn over the next three financial years – by increasing ...

Steve Biko once said that we black South Africans should do our own mining of natural resources, ...

Twenty-five years ago right wingers and racists across the globe were a fringe. When two of their ...

Who’ll employ capture culprits?

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There is a group of people whose days as public office bearers are numbered.

All SA society has responsibility to prevent ...

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The police are yet to visit Mabandla’s mother to interview her regarding the ...

Going to hell in a handbasket

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The overwhelming consequence of populism, a phenomenon that now dominates our ...

Neil Robinson | Up to us to make Mandela’s vision a reality in SA

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It might feel overstated, but we can take a cue from the late and undoubtedly great Nelson Mandela.

Who’ll get axed at SABC now?

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I still remember, back in 2002, how my first day started so ordinarily – shown my office, introduced to my team, ...

Anti-Semitism a sign of times

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The election will be a referendum, of sorts, for the policies of President Donald Trump, and of the rightist white ...

Liberal left needs to see reality

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This week, the US goes to crucial mid-term elections.

Power of gesture in troubled SA

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After [allegedly] killing 11 worshippers and wounding six others on this Jewish holy day of Shabbat, Bowers was heavily ...

Lessons from Elsies River school

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I was inside one of South Africa’s miracle schools where everything you see is counterintuitive.

Nomkhita Mona | Support development of SMEs

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These small businesses have been the lifeblood of our economy and of many other economies around the world.

Ugliness of political spectacle

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As the country approaches anther general election next year – the sixth of the democratic era – there are curious, ...

Time for Trump to be a leader

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On Friday morning, speaking from prepared texts, he said: “These terrorising acts are despicable and have no place in ...

Vuyo Mvoko | Much to make us very afraid

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In a recommendation on Wednesday, public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane ordering President Cyril Ramaphosa to take action ...

Must emphasise commonality

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From Westbury in Johannesburg to Mitchell’s Plain in Cape Town, something troubling has been unravelling in SA society.

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