Opinion

OPINION | Dictators all out partying due to ICC’s plight

Former president Jacob Zuma was most likely having a party this weekend. Why? It is because Zuma’s criticism and ...

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OPINION | SA looters may one day also be in want

Those residents of White City, Soweto, you saw running down the street with looted goods two weeks ago might want to ...

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OPINION | Chaotic land reform already under way

There are two things we all need to keep in mind about the land debate. First, we just don’t know quite how bad land ...

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OPINION | Under-fire Trump in bid to deflect attention

President Donald Trump of the US is a man on fire. The word “impeachment” is being thrown about rather loosely all ...

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OPINION | Sad failure to value principle of cause and effect

One day I hope to fly around South Africa giving classes to politicians – and even businesspeople – on the very simple ...

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OPINION | All this talk and no action gets SA nowhere

Why is South Africa so dull, so poor at growing its economy and creating jobs? Why is it that, quarter after quarter ...

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OPINION | Ramaphosa creates uncertainty for investors

You really must visit Umhlanga Rocks in KwaZulu-Natal. Not only do they have fantastic weather, restaurants, hotels and ...

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OPINION | ANC branch chairs cannibalising own ‘masses’

We have, sadly, become used to political leaders being callow, deceitful two-faced liars who fill their boots at the ...

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OPINION | Fire from below on a Saturday afternoon

I should visit my mother more often. Driving to see her last weekend, I saw what political scientist Professor Somadoda ...

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OPINION | Winds of global change under Malema’s wings

Across the globe, leaders who are politically very similar to Cyril Ramaphosa, are losing elections and becoming ...

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