BRYAN ROSTRON: On the road’s white lines, the DA risks getting run over

If it keeps pandering to white fears, it will not appeal to enough black voters to become a viable governing party, writes Bryan Rostron

CHRIS THURMAN: Joburg and Cape Town not the only ones in the art race

Regional bias often sidelines creative work from provinces such as KwaZulu-Natal

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GIULIETTA TALEVI: Bernard Swanepoel’s wishlist is a capable cabinet and evidence-based decisions

In particular, the former miner wants the government to fix the problems that prevent small businesses from being competitive

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BRIAN KANTOR: Poorest South Africans most bruised by minimum wage

The long-term impact of the government’s cavalier approach to employment is yet to be felt

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EDITORIAL: Power state will test new optimism

Decision to allow business to generate own electricity is a blast of fresh air

JONNY STEINBERG: Whites, beware: the machines, and black anger, are coming

Those advantages of the past will no longer be a buttress against the future

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STEPHEN CRANSTON: There has been a surge into income funds as investors seek lower risk

High-equity unit trusts remain popular for their healthy returns, but low-equity investments look rather pedestrian over 20 years

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KEVIN MCCALLUM: Glorious win, but Man City must still face a reckoning

The team and their fans knew the Uefa probe was not going away after allegations that millions of pounds in ‘sponsorship’ were a façade

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STREET DOGS: On radical breakthroughs

Safi Bahcall explores the science behind phase transitions and the influences that shape human behaviour

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THE LEX COLUMN: Risk of Apples and eggs in one Chinese basket

New US sanctions are set to wallop technology manufacturing companies

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The Carbon Tax Bill will cut emissions in SA from June

Using the ‘polluter-pays principle’, companies, individuals and public entities will pay the tax for emission of GHGs above emission thresholds, write Tina ...

LETTER: Bruce is an appeaser

His latest columns have smacked of cheap propaganda

LETTER: Solar is a no-brainer

Energy ministry’s decision to allow unregulated small-scale use is a welcome development

LETTER: A taxing dilemma

Deadweight taxes raise the average cost of living by R60,000 a year per family

Published by Tiso Blackstar and distributed with the Financial Mail on the last Thursday of every month except December and January.