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Sunday Independent
19h
Lifting lid on MK’s Wankie gig
Lifting lid on MK’s Wankie gig

Actually they were a disastrous bunch of unruly soldiers and the Rhodesians sent them and Zipra packing, writes Don Makatile.

Sunday Independent
19h
ANC accepts merit does matter
ANC accepts merit does matter

Ramokgopa has not run a squeaky clean administration and Matsena is just not an instrument for excellence, writes Mcebisi Ndletyana.

Sunday Independent
19h
Didiza’s appointment ranks high in stupidity stakes
Didiza’s appointment ranks high in stupidity stakes

The ANC’s decision on Thoko Didiza is so stupefying it leads me to suspect something fishy is going on, writes Xolela Mangcu.

Sunday Independent
20h
Rehabilitate SA to break the cycle of violence
Rehabilitate SA to break the cycle of violence

People vent anger in the same way as they did under apartheid, but they harm themselves most, writes Malaika wa Azania.

Sunday Independent
20h
There are just too many ANCs within the ANC
There are just too many ANCs within the ANC

Factionalism and rise of individualism is not only limited to Tshwane, it is across the board, writes Dumisani Hlophe.

Sunday Independent
7 days ago
So many stories, so much neglect
So many stories, so much neglect

Robert Sobukwe's letters lie in a library waiting for someone to write them up into a thesis, writes Xolela Mangcu.

Sunday Independent
7 days ago
Santu Mofokeng: still a truth-seeker
Santu Mofokeng: still a truth-seeker

Chasing Shadows is well-renowned photographer Santu Mofokeng’s legacy, but now he’s chasing reunion, writes Madala Thepa.

Sunday Independent
7 days ago
Courage has become a scarce skill
Courage has become a scarce skill

Unless courage becomes a deep-rooted habit we will continue to take one moral step forward and three moral steps backwards, writes Tinyiko Maluleke.

Sunday Independent
7 days ago
The Guptas are a security threat
The Guptas are a security threat

They may know more about our country than we know about them, says Molifi Tshabalala.

Sunday Independent
7 days ago
Hlaudi not afraid of oncoming traffic
Hlaudi not afraid of oncoming traffic

In Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s world everybody gets a trophy even if they churn out mediocre TV and music, writes Madala Thepa.

Sunday Independent
14 days ago
The day Red Russian let loose his dogs of war
The day Red Russian let loose his dogs of war

Without warning the Riot Squad was ordered to open fire on a crowd of civilians, writes Themba Khumalo.

Sunday Independent
14 days ago
My thanks to Ali for giving me gumption
My thanks to Ali for giving me gumption

I would never have dreamed of applying for the prize without the inspiration of Muhammad Ali , writes Xolela Mangcu.

Sunday Independent
14 days ago
Something died when Tsietsi left SA
Something died when Tsietsi left SA

Tsietsi Mashinini was the only name that was on our lips. There was neither Mandela nor Sobukwe, writes Sandile Memela.

Sunday Independent
14 days ago
Tsietsi Mashinini: student warrior
Tsietsi Mashinini: student warrior

The events of June 16, 1976, turned Tsietsi Mashinini into an instant hero and an enemy of the state, writes Oupa Ngwenya.

Sunday Independent
14 days ago
The true heroes of Soweto revolt
The true heroes of Soweto revolt

Messages of victimhood as represented in the Hector Pieterson narrative undermine the heroic exploits of those who led the ...