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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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It’s not that simple, Max
October 17 2014 at 09:36

One can't expect all SA's issues to be solved within 20 years, but the ANC has shown the will to deal with it, writes Songezo Mjongile.

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SANDF is marching to myopia
October 16 2014 at 14:50

SANDF is drowning in a sea of mismanagement, corruption, political manipulation and strategic myopia, says Dale T McKinley.

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Restoring the dignity of miners
October 16 2014 at 15:03

Harsh living and working conditions of miners will improve as part of efforts by government, business and labour, says Jeff Radebe.

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Justice system fails rape victim
October 16 2014 at 08:11

Man who raped and attacked woman gets suspended sentence and a fine. Welcome to the rural court, writes Carmel Rickard.

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How Malala can help defeat the IS
October 15 2014 at 16:49

Empowering women can play a vital role in defeating some of the most dangerous ideologies and organisations, says David Rothkopf.

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Have faith in the South African dream
October 15 2014 at 14:50

SA is an inspiration to the world and though we have challenges we must believe in ourselves, says Imraan Buccus.

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GO!Durban, go
October 15 2014 at 18:24

New transport plan will boost the economy and help connect the city, writes eThekwini mayor James Nxumalo.

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Rivaldo’s story almost too good to be true
October 15 2014 at 16:57

Let's celebrate the boy from Kakamas (population 9 538) who has taken a giant leap to stardom, writes Mike Wills.

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Arms deal probe a wild goose chase
October 15 2014 at 06:58

We can't afford the Seriti Commission; law enforcement must go after those they believe to be guilty, says Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya.

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How we saved man from Ebola
October 14 2014 at 14:45

Together we treated a ravenous disease, and gave a man a new lease of life, writes Angela Hewlett.

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