Opinion

OPINION | Global danger as far-right nationalism rises

Over the past few years, far- right nationalism and racism have been on the resurgence throughout Europe. From Italy, ...

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OPINION | Diversion a ploy used by wily politicians

The overwhelming consequence of populism, a phenomenon that now dominates our political lives, is that it distracts us ...

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OPINION | How Trump and many of his ilk fool voters

The liberal Left has a massive problem on its hands these days: it misreads the tea leaves. The broad political Left ...

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OPINION | Trump slips on stepping stone to lead, unite

Most politicians know this: there is a time to play politics and win elections. Then there is a time to lead and unite ...

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OPINION | Being stalked by fear and prejudice

The boy was lost. It was entirely his fault. The 14-year-old had woken up late. Realising that his school bus had ...

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OPINION | Will SA let commerce trump human rights?

This is a question SA may have to ask itself this week given recent events in Turkey and Saudi Arabia. It’s a question ...

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OPINION | Strong institutions key to accountability

It is our heroes, the ones we adore, who have the capacity to break our hearts.At the beginning of September, ...

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OPINION | Time for justice in long arc of moral universe

It seems like a lifetime ago now. Just more than two years before our new SA was born in 1994, a brilliant black man ...

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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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