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The slow puncture in our economy

South Africa's dismal ranking at 56th in the global competitve index can be reversed, writes Chris Hart.

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Africa’s rise is real and credible

The continent is proving critics wrong and the time is ripe to foster sustained growth, writes Ajen Sita.

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Is this what our forefathers dreamt of?

Economic freedom without mental freedom is the foundation of spiritual poverty, writes Malaika wa Azania.

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I freed an innocent man. And I'm furious
September 5 2014 at 14:02

Kenneth Rose spent 20 years fighting to free a condemned man. It finally happened, and he should be happy...

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Pansy’s disgrace may not hurt her
September 5 2014 at 14:01

She has not been found guilty of anything in a court of law, and now anything is possible, writes Janet Smith.

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Why all the visa ambiguity?
September 5 2014 at 11:48

If the government never intends to let the Dalai Lama visit SA again, it should come out and say so, says Peter Fabricius.

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Academic interest is public interest
September 4 2014 at 14:44

Max du Preez urges intellectuals to participate actively and visibly in public life.

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When the law meets adultery...
September 4 2014 at 19:18

Carmel Rickard looks at an appeal court hearing on whether a wronged spouse can sue for damages.

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No one wins in a war of words
September 3 2014 at 14:44

We're on a slippery slope if Parliament uses state power to protect the president, writes Judith February.

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What drives violent extremism?
September 3 2014 at 13:49

Cass Sunstein says that social dynamics in groups hold the key to understanding terrorism.

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Buy local to save the planet
September 3 2014 at 14:44

Avoiding cheap imports is the most effective way to reduce your carbon footprint, writes Kamleshan Pillay.

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Fighting for freedom and human rights
September 3 2014 at 14:42

Cage Prisoners has launched its SA chapter. Janet Smith spoke to patron Yvonne Ridley, who survived capture by the Taliban

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Why would women want to be like men?
September 3 2014 at 07:40

Men may be wealthier and occupy more office space, but they seem second rate in other terms, says Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya.

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