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SA’s illusory Rainbow Nation

Gillian Schutte and Gwede Mantashe agree that race relations in SA are at an all time low.

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Saluting, mourning ‘Grootman’ Selebi

I choose to remember Selebi as a loving, committed and humble servant of the people, writes Selby Bokaba.

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Baby talk could help turn the tide

Teenagers not only need openness but love to create the self-esteem that makes it easy to say ‘No’, writes Yvonne Chaka Chaka.

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Brownse The Sunday Independent Dispatch

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The little words in law that give the public protector clout
November 13 2014 at 08:36

The continued attacks on the Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, following her report on President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla upgrade, are disturbing and misguided. They are based on a fundamental misunderstanding of the pu... Read Story
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Let Africa tell its stories
November 9 2014 at 10:25

Where were the African writers when the Ebola story in four countries became a pandemic on an entire continent, asks Pinky Khoabane.

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Time to demand access to education
November 9 2014 at 10:39

The African child should rise up – 1976-style – to fight for their right to education and the ticket to liberation, writes Lesiba Seshoka.

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If Zuma had taken a different route to Nkandla…
November 2 2014 at 17:14

If President Zuma had been transparent about the Nkandla upgrades he would have nipped the controversy in the bud, writes Jovial Rantao

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China plays peacemaker in Africa
November 2 2014 at 18:20

The ‘Middle Kingdom’ has a new vision of the role it plays in Africa after meeting the South Sudanese rebels, writes Peter Fabricius

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Labour market regulations worsen Africa’s skills crisis
November 2 2014 at 18:15

The returning diaspora offers a tantalising promise of skills, writes David Storey and Rob Urquhart

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Following in Tambo’s giant footsteps
November 2 2014 at 17:27

To truly celebrate and honour the life of this giant struggle stalwart, we need to achieve his dream of making the rainbow nation a reality, writes Mondli Gungubele.

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Priorities lacking in a welter of data
November 2 2014 at 16:55

The SAPS annual report creates a puzzling impression, and does little to actually demonstrate police performance, writes Mark Shaw

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And still we die
November 2 2014 at 16:47

In South Africa we seem to specialise in dying easy, dying often and dying prematurely, writes Tinyiko Maluleke

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Lefa Treasure Mamatshele: a victim without a face
November 2 2014 at 16:39

Treasure’s story mirrors my own fears: to be shot dead in a hijacking or a robbery. To become a crime statistic, writes Japhet Ncube.

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