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Budget perpetuates the problems

It was the most anti-growth Budget in the past 20 years, write Chris Hart and Lesiba Mothata.

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Budget doesn’t address needs of poor

It is astounding that Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene paid so little attention to our national triple crisis, says Zwelinzima Vavi.

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Hard to find a silver lining in Budget

A worrying trend emerges when comparing the 2014 and 2015 Budgets, writes Pietman Roos.

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Sunday Independent Opinion and Anaylsis

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Oiling the Africa growth trajectory
December 21 2014 at 07:26

Global crude price crash could put the brakes on the "Africa rising" storyline, writes William Gumede.

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Promise giving way to pessimism
December 21 2014 at 07:44

The great promise of the 20th year of democracy miscarried amid mud-slinging, writes Dumisani Hlophe.

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Abuse begins at mother’s knee
December 21 2014 at 07:22

The gender stereotypes instilled in the home end in violence against women, writes Zukiswa Pikoli.

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Struggle activists, archivists have also failed Biko and Timol
December 21 2014 at 07:39

It took an advert by the auctioneers of the autopsies of Steve Biko and Ahmed Timol for SA to wake up, writes Pinky Khoabane.

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A fall from grace and three little words…
December 21 2014 at 07:31

Ellen Tshabalala has told some half-truths in her life. One of these has led to her spectacular fall from grace, writes Jovial Rantao.

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