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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

This little girl can’t wait that long

If we continue to progress at the rate we have, it’ll take another 80 years to achieve gender parity, writes Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.

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Sad tale of lonely Free State bear

Oscar the bear may have been cleared in court but he still lost his home in the process, says Carmel Rickard.

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CAPE ARGUS

The art of deleting trash and trolls

Online platforms can be entertaining but are subject to the same standards applied to letters to newspapers, says Keith Gottschalk.

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Bakkie full of dagga and lots of excuses
February 19 2015 at 11:19

Large quantities of dagga keep turning up in Jackson Skapu's bakkie, but he can explain, says Carmel Rickard.

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Out to get soldiers of the squeegee
February 18 2015 at 14:12

Solomon Mathebe pats himself down. No weapons. All he has is a squeegee, a lappie and a spray bottle, writes Janet Smith.

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Dear Ms Mbete, please resign
February 18 2015 at 14:12

If there is any honour left in you, you would resign, Wilmot James says in an open letter to Baleka Mbete.

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New fight against Boko Haram
February 18 2015 at 14:10

Their pockets are lined with cash, and they have a supply of arms. How can the militants be stopped? asks Liesl Louw-Vaudran.

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Learn to make a speech, Mr President!
February 18 2015 at 12:22

Media fundi Tim Knight says President Zuma's State of the Nation Address was appallingly bad.

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Denial is futile, Mr President
February 18 2015 at 07:59

Too much happens in his name that is criminal, against the constitution or morally repugnant for Zuma to do nothing, says Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya.

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Pain of apartheid still unrelenting
February 17 2015 at 14:55

Dr Marjorie Jobson, director of the Khulumani support group, has spent her life battling to support apartheid victims.

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Parly must focus on real issues
February 17 2015 at 14:55

Whatever our differences are, we must keep the interest of our country above everything we do, says Gwede Mantashe.

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Report card on Zuma’s address
February 17 2015 at 14:47

Africa Check examined some of the facts presented by President Zuma in his State of the Nation Address.

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Keeping SAA makes no sense
February 17 2015 at 14:37

SAA has no economic incentive to improve when it can simply ask the Treasury for another bailout, says Jasson Urbach.

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