Tony Leon Columnist

Leon is a former leader of the Democratic Alliance


The clunking government fist on corona echoes Stalin’s Soviet Union

Shutting out citizen input, science fakery, academic witch-hunts. It’s sounding very pre-1950s Russia


TONY LEON: When it’s over, we want all our rights back, Cyril

Remember the Nats’ ‘temporary’ detention law? Today’s crisis measures must not become permanent


TONY LEON: Getting sick from Covid-19 might help us bin political fantasies

The more stringent the public health response, the worse the economic effects as our world contracts