Pravin Gordhan's refusal to sign a blank cheque makes him a target, write Melita Steele, Robyn Hugo, Bobby Peek and Dominique Doyle
By failing to appreciate gains that would flow from free education, we miss the opportunity to address imbalances of the past, says Frank Lekaba.
Hunger is often the consequence of a political decision not to prioritise feeding a population, writes Azad Essa.
The availability of funds for teaching will always be finite, writes Christof Heyns.
Does the position of UN Secretary-General allow for the incumbent to wield real power, or is he just a stooge of Security Council members?
Azad Essa was rather baffled by President Barack Obama's choice of words for Shimon Peres at his funeral last week.
As an Australian in South Africa, I'm often struck by just how similar we actually are, writes Adam McCarthy.
The lack of mobilisation over Yemen is hypocritical. The US is still gatekeeper of this conflict and winners-losers remain the same, writes Azad Essa.
Imraan Buccus says that burning the law library at UKZN was a serious political mistake.
It's not surprising students may invoke the right to protest but turn a blind eye to the stipulation that the protest must ...
The unprecedented fight in Kashmir isn't about lawlessness or terrorism; it is about dignity, writes Azad Essa.
Working for that balance between wildlife and humans is the ideal, writes Eugene Lapointe
The Kaepernick furore shows that structural violence against African-Americans and the demonisation of Muslims in the US ...
Turkey's government is using the Nazi tactic of persecuting the families of people opposed to the regime, writes Abdullah Bozkurt.
Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga has not promoted career politicians to his Mayco, but rather people who are in touch with the ...