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Nzimande was in the Struggle

In his humble way, Blade Nzimande has a proud history of contribution to our Struggle, says Alex Mashilo.

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Obama Fever shows need for cool heads

Obama's visit was a reminder that Africa's success depends on all doing their bit, writes Victor Kgomoeswana.

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Ministers shouldn’t air dirty linen in public

The spat between Ministers Derek Hanekom and Malusi Gigaba is symptomatic of a much deeper problem, writes Jovial Rantao.

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Brownse The Sunday Independent Dispatch

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True Africanness includes everyone
May 24 2015 at 01:03

Africanness is not about being born in Africa, it is a mental attitude, writes Sandile Memela.

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A bad decision from the very beginning
May 24 2015 at 03:31

Modidima Mannya writes that e-tolls present unnecessary pressure on citizens who are being forced to pay for a service that they do not want.

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SA's xenophobia of a special type
May 24 2015 at 03:58

SA’s xenophobia hinges on the psychoses of race and ”Afrophobia”. But was this incorporation qualitatively different from capital’s global embrace? asks David Moore

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The dream the Luthuli Detachment heroes died for
May 17 2015 at 09:42

Let us remind ourselves that the objective of the liberation sought not only the destruction of institutionalised racism, writes Mavuso Msimang.

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Stop militarising the townships
May 3 2015 at 14:19

Poverty has led to residents in informal settlements preying on each other and the state’s heavy-handed approach will not solve the problem, writes Malaika wa Azania

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SA today would have filled Sophie Tema’s pen with fury
May 3 2015 at 00:24

Jovial Rantao writes that Sophie Tema would have expressed deep disappointment that May Day 2015 came at a time when our unions were at their weakest.

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Time to summon the Renaissance
May 3 2015 at 00:11

Africa has been tearing itself apart while the world profits. To achieve rebirth and sustain it, it needs to rediscover its selfhood, writes Ben Okri

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Memorials remind officialdom of its responsibility
May 2 2015 at 23:54

Mcebisi Ndletyana writes that appreciating the source of the protest against apartheid-era statues is more important than relocating the statues

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Statues of oppressors must go
May 2 2015 at 23:48

These symbols should reflect our humanity. Whites could use the moment to change their attitudes, writes Gillian Schutte

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Battle for hearts and minds is on
May 2 2015 at 23:37

As the major parties plan their conferences, they will have to face difficult questions about change, writes Susan Booysen

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