Opinion

OPINION | Gender conversation in churches must happen

The saga about Rev Vukile Mehana’s secretly recorded utterances about women ministers in the Methodist church surely ...

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OPINION | Loss and death over the festive season

You know, there are many ways to measure social progress: literacy, infant mortality rates, nutrition, poverty, ...

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OPINION | Tackle greed and powermongering at varsities

The recent reports that the beloved Prof Gregory Kamwendo was possibly killed on the orders of a fellow colleague ...

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OPINION | Stokvels must be used for the general good

It is December and all the retailers are going to be trying to separate us from our final salary. The demands of the ...

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OPINION | SA Christians need to consider US influence

As Americans deal with the aftermath of their midterm elections, what is clear is the power of President Donald Trump ...

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OPINION | Saudi Arabia sells naive world a dummy

The gruesome murder of the Saudi Arabian columnist Jamal Khashoggi in a consulate in Turkey a few weeks ago has put ...

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OPINION | Academic freedom should not be fenced in

There has been a trend in the global university sector to attempt to “certify” academics as higher education ...

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OPINION | Bringing Xhosa history into the light

Tisani, a scholar, liberation struggle veteran and dedicated Pan-Africanist, titled her lecture “Lost opportunities and ...

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OPINION | YouTube world alternate reality for millions

In case you don’t know, the biggest news in your teen kid’s (or grandkid’s) life right now is not that we are in a ...

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OPINION | Land reform lessons from ancient Rome

There is nothing new under the sun and there is nothing exceptional about South Africa’s problems. Our problems have ...

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