EDITORIAL: Activists defuse nuclear bomb

SA once again has a chance for rational and progressive energy policy-making

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GARETH VAN ONSELEN: Timeline of a Nelson Mandela Bay meltdown

‘It is difficult to say whether the NMB coalition itself is at risk but their relationship is spiralling for all the wrong reasons’

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Rating agencies did not conspire against the government or ANC

The downgrades are no joke, especially for those communities that have been waiting since 1994 for the 'better life' they were promised, writes Sango Ntsaluba

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In praise of Generation X

SPONSORED: Generation X can teach both the baby boomers and the millennials a thing or two

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NEWS ANALYSIS: Death squads, Hawks and connected dots

Is it coincidental ‘coup-plot’ is happening while disgraced Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza’s job on the ropes?

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BRIAN KANTOR: Why property rights matter — and why more should benefit

‘The state not only has the power to take wealth, it also exercises the power to take from some and give to others’

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Citizens tired of ‘good stories gone wrong’ — new narrative is wanted

The nation needs a vision of sustainable development that sees challenges and solutions in an entirely new light, writes Lorenzo Fioramonti

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Radical transformation of Zuma’s pockets

Radical economic transformation seems to centre far more on the spending of SA’s finances than on the sustainable creation thereof, writes Beverley Schäfer

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MICHAEL FRIDJHON: Enthusiastic wine waiters get a taste for knowledge

‘Knowledgeable, competent and polished serving staff (food or drink) enhance the dining-out experience’

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CHRIS THURMAN: Listen to what SA should be — and hark to cold reality

‘Listening to jazz in a pocket of ‘normality’ feels at best like escapism and at worst like indulgence’

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A rounded approach to inclusive growth

The energy in a circular economy is renewable. A circular economy preserves biodiversity and is socially inclusive, write Freek van Eijk and Astrid Schomaker

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THE INSIDER: All together now, from the top…

Former Cosatu big shot Zwelinzima Vavi needs to know his enemies think he and his comrades are already members of the governing elite and labour aristocracy

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STREET DOGS: Moderates to the rescue

History’s lesson is that the moderates save the day, writes Michel Pireu

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CARTOON: Happy Freedom Day SA

Friday, April 28 2017

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LETTER: Transformation for Oakbay is job creation

I’d like to think we at Oakbay know something about job creation. We’ve grown from eight employees to almost 8,000 over the last 20 years and paid hundreds of ...

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