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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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Lucky Dube’s message lives on
October 19 2014 at 16:06

Six years ago, Lucky Dube was brutally murdered. Japhet Ncube remembers the global reggae icon.

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The treasure beneath our oceans
October 19 2014 at 09:04

An ambitious plan to exploit potential off-shore oil and gas reserves has been unveiled, writes Fiona Forde.

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The sad irony inside Oscar court room
October 19 2014 at 09:04

Mikey Schultz’s behaviour shows what happens when people get away with murder, says Jovial Rantao.

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Labour pains for the ruling party
October 19 2014 at 09:04

Labour has brought SA to a crossroads and depending on how the ANC plays this, we could follow Zimbabwe’s or China’s lead, writes Lesiba Seshoka.

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Retirement funds – no need to panic
October 19 2014 at 08:38

John Anderson from Alexander Forbes explains what’s actually happening from March 1, 2015.

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E-tolls: People of Gauteng have spoken
October 19 2014 at 08:06

There is unhappiness with the prohibitive costs associated with the system, writes Paul Mashatile.

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A monster lurking in our midst
October 18 2014 at 16:15

A year after the bodies of three little girls were found, their alleged murderer goes on trial, writes Sheree Bega.

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Volunteers tackle Ebola hands-on
October 18 2014 at 16:15

Medics who signed up to work with victims of the Ebola-virus in west Africa tell Sheree Bega of the challenges.

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Capetonians need a dose of Genba
October 17 2014 at 14:57

Apartheid may be dead, but Cape Town remains divided in many ways, says Murray Williams.

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Rather fix municipalities than slam critics
October 17 2014 at 09:36

Shooting the messenger won't stop South Africans from taking their votes elsewhere in the 2016 election, says Max du Preez.

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