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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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Don’t cheapen cancer sufferers’ struggle

Cancer and other sufferers need to be treated with tact in awareness and fundraising campaigns, says Bonny Dale.

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Injustice across the colour spectrum
October 6 2014 at 04:33

White bosses don't have a monopoly on economic unfairness, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

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A nuclear deal as clear as mud
October 7 2014 at 11:18

The decision to “go nuclear” in SA has more to do with politics than economics, writes Jasson Urbach.

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No revolution in sight with this ANC
October 7 2014 at 09:02

The ANC has strayed from its revolutionary path and poses a threat to the future of our children, writes Max du Preez.

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Crime is just a symptom
October 6 2014 at 10:44

If those who make the laws don’t respect them, then no one else will, writes Chandre Gould.

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SA scolded after Dalai Lama spat
October 6 2014 at 20:45

SA's human rights values were seemingly compromised to toe China's line on the Dalai Lama, writes Peter Fabricius.

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La Guma gave a voice to the voiceless
October 6 2014 at 20:46

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of a novel that changed Lindsay Johns’ life forever.

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Cape to start big housing push
October 6 2014 at 09:59

The government must work with residents and businesses on housing opportunities, writes Ian Neilson.

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The great Islamic wheat warfare
October 5 2014 at 08:37

Islamic State, which has wreaked havoc across in Iraq and Syria, uses grain to tighten grip, writes Maggie Fick.

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Parly needs to work for SA to work
October 5 2014 at 08:33

South Africans will tire of a parliament that only makes the news when MPs are ejected from the House, says Mmusi Maimane.

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Water is life, sanitation is dignity
October 5 2014 at 08:27

The recent water supply challenges in Gauteng have helped to open our eyes to new opportunities, says Nomvula Mokonyane.

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