Tom Eaton Columnist
Opinion

OPINION | End of the road for disgraced Dlamini

In the end, Bathabile Dlamini proved that she really does care about securing a regular income for SA’s unemployed. ...

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OPINION | This is how we forget what we think

This really happened. The office of a certain president sent a message to the naval commanders at a distant outpost: ...

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Makhanda looked a Gift horse of the Givers in the mouth

There's a whiff of double-dealing about the aid group being stiffed by the town - but it is surely not surprising

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OPINION | Months of debate now down to four words

If you’re a calm constitutionalist, the election result was a consolidation of the moderate middle that consists of 77% ...

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OPINION | Going to the polls brings small spark of hope

Once, it would have been a solid play by higher education minister Naledi Pandor. But on Sunday, when she read the ...

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OPINION | Milk curdles, honey turns rancid in our land

Yes, Moses invented the listicle, and yes, his beard was magnificent. But as an expedition leader he was, you have to ...

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OPINION | The infamous Droscars - ‘Agrizzi’ to ‘Zondo!’

Mr President, honoured guests, dishonoured guests, ladies, gentlemen, rogues and toadies: welcome to the Very Obvious ...

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OPINION | Throwing some light on load-shedding

So now we know. Stage 1 load-shedding means 1,000MW must be cut from the national grid.

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Is Eskom reminding us what power means, and who has it?

When we find ourselves in uncharted territory at Stage 4, you have to ask: who benefits from this omnishambles?

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OPINION | Contesting ideas can keep a party relevant

Facebook and Twitter are fantastically stupid but they are also fantastically powerful.

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