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Opinion
24 Feb '16, 09:12am
In solidarity with Shackville
In solidarity with Shackville

The erection of Shackville was a powerful symbolic demonstration linking the elitism of UCT to the violent system over which ...

Opinion
22 Feb '16, 11:25pm
Mantashe gives US stick
Mantashe gives US stick

Coup accusations make South Africa look stupid, writes Peter Fabricius.

Opinion
22 Feb '16, 2:29pm
Shack versus ivory tower
Shack versus ivory tower

Universities enrol huge numbers for bigger subsidies, knowing full well they lack facilities, writes Gillian Schutte.

Opinion
22 Feb '16, 08:06am
The limits of apologies
The limits of apologies

Apologies are not effective and meaningful if they aren’t accompanied by evidence that you fully grasp the nature of what ...

Opinion
19 Feb '16, 3:17pm
Gangs a tempting 'home' for unhappy teens
Gangs a tempting 'home' for unhappy teens

Research suggests that the problem of school gangs is actually growing. Natasha Joseph asked Professor Rajendra Chetty to unpack the issues.

Opinion
19 Feb '16, 11:55am
UCT and #RhodesMustFall: A burning issue
UCT and #RhodesMustFall: A burning issue

I looked at the pictures and felt sick. I felt sick at the fact of them, and I felt sick at their being burned, says Sisonke Msimang.

Opinion
19 Feb '16, 11:20am
A drawn-out procedure
A drawn-out procedure

Having the seat of Parliament moved could take years, writes Craig Dodds.

Opinion
18 Feb '16, 3:32pm
Peace parks and our history
Peace parks and our history

Bram Büscher and Maano Ramutsindela explain why southern Africa’s peace parks are becoming parks of war.

Opinion
17 Feb '16, 11:05am
The high cost of cheap publicity
The high cost of cheap publicity

Billboards should be used to communicate government services and not as public relations stunts for politicians, writes Thabani Khumalo.

Opinion
16 Feb '16, 11:21am
African debt crisis woes
African debt crisis woes

Decline in foreign aid to continent is not a bad thing, writes Peter Fabricius.

Opinion
16 Feb '16, 07:36am
Can we test virginity?
Can we test virginity?

What is virginity and is it possible to test for it? Africa Check’s Lebohang Mojapelo sought medical advice on the subject.

Opinion
15 Feb '16, 07:24am
What a day for democracy
What a day for democracy

Last week was President Zuma's week of horror. The hard work, though, was all done in the ConCourt, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

Opinion
12 Feb '16, 08:20am
Zuma delivers one of his toughest SONAs yet
Zuma delivers one of his toughest SONAs yet

#SONA2016 suggests government is in fact serious about its commitment to cutting wasteful expenditure, says Shannon Ebrahim.

Opinion
12 Feb '16, 07:46am
Zuma incapable of leading SA
Zuma incapable of leading SA

With an uninspiring #SONA2016, President Jacob Zuma once again failed to seize the moment, says Vukani Mde.

Opinion
11 Feb '16, 12:29am
#SONA2016: Chance for Zuma to build morale
#SONA2016: Chance for Zuma to build morale

Zuma has the persona of a survivor with strong political instincts.