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Come out, everyone! It’s Pride

Saturday is Johannesburg Pride. Janet Smith spoke to its human rights director, Simone Heradien.

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We are the Fatherless Generation

This is not a condemnation of actions, but a cry for change from broken sons and daughters, writes Farai*.

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He lies for six figures a year

Peter Horner has found that there's big traffic - and earning - potential in humour or trolling disguised as news.

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Nene has some bad news for us
October 22 2014 at 12:37

When the Finance Minister delivers his first budget, he will have to say SA has run out of money, says Allister Sparks.

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We must be careful not to glorify crime
October 22 2014 at 11:23

The media should be discerning about who we give a voice to, says Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya.

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Oscar: fair sentence but for unjust reasons
October 21 2014 at 18:27

In my view, Judge Masipa did get the sentence roughly right, but for unflattering reasons, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

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Inquiry puts whistle-blowers on trial
October 21 2014 at 19:21

In gunning for whistle-blowers and critics, the arms deal inquiry misses its mark, write Anine Kriegler and Murray Hunter.

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We’re a nation that hates itself
October 21 2014 at 14:17

South Africans feel inferior, but tourists report we have a lot to be proud of, writes Leslie Sedibe.

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Why does the ANC stand by its man?
October 21 2014 at 07:40

Max du Preez thinks fear of losing jobs and power are the only reasons Jacob Zuma is still in office.

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Nukes: Are we on a disastrous course?
October 20 2014 at 14:38

The handling of the nuclear deal process to date paints a disturbing picture of the way the country is run, says Bryan Rostron.

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Letter: Townships have potential to be great
October 20 2014 at 14:39

With universities and other infrastructure, SA townships would have great potential for growth, says Dr Kenosi Mosalakae.

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Oscar saying sorry was the right move
October 20 2014 at 14:37

Oscar Pistorius and his team know that when appealing to logic is not enough, go for the heart, says Rams Mabote.

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Let Oscar learn true ubuntu in prison
October 20 2014 at 04:35

Judge Masipa shouldn’t be fooled by Barry Roux’s attempt to pull a fast one, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

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