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Swazi widows win fight to share in estate

A court decision that overrides outdated, discriminatory law has caused an uproar in Swaziland, writes Carmel Rickard.

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Corrupt cops kill joy of Zim travel

Our fun and excitement of driving through Africa was marred by fear in Zimbabwe, says Greg Dardagan.

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Criminals are often those in Italian suits

It is almost as if we don’t see criminality above a certain level of wealth, writes Imraan Buccus.

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ANC victory a goal against democracy
September 18 2014 at 07:31

It may have been a good day for the ANC in Parliament, but it was not a good day for democracy, says Marianne Merten.

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There can be no legal draw
September 17 2014 at 12:45

Someone needs to explain what happened on the day Khuli Chana was shot, writes Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya.

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Educated in activism, law in tumultuous 80s
September 17 2014 at 10:28

UWC became a breeding ground for youth determined to fight the apartheid establishment to create a better SA, writes Romeo Maasdorp.

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Inequality is a result of capitalism
September 16 2014 at 13:50

Focusing on a physical exchange between things disguises the fact that this is a social relation between people, which is determined by relations of power, writes Leonard Gentle.

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Watch out for the writing on the wall
September 16 2014 at 10:58

Unions, political parties and society as a whole need to heed the warning signs before it is too late, writes Max du Preez.

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Despite his promises Oscar was his old self
September 15 2014 at 09:29

The third extract from Oscar: An Accident Waiting to Happen, a book by the mother of his ex-girlfriend Samantha Taylor.

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Our rights are being denied
September 15 2014 at 10:11

Ability activist Chaeli Mycroft writes an open letter to President Jacob Zuma.

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Accident waiting to happen
September 14 2014 at 11:33

This is the second extract from Oscar: An Accident Waiting to Happen, a book by the mother of his ex-girlfriend Samantha Taylor.

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No need to treat God with kid gloves
September 15 2014 at 04:38

Too many religious believers think that debating their beliefs is intrinsically offensive, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

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Deputy minister humiliated the ANC
September 14 2014 at 11:25

Why was he allowed to continue making damaging remarks without rebuke? asks Pinky Khoabane.

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