LETTER: Black people can farm

A Business Day reader responds to Anthony Butler’s column on Ramaphosa and the land issue

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LETTER: Veil off anti-Israel lobby

ANC cadres obsessed with the Israel-Palestine question ignore religious and gender apartheid in Islam and turn a blind eye to past atrocities

8 hours ago
LETTER: Genocide grips the globe

Many governments only care about their selfish desires, oblivious to the human wreckage they leave behind

LETTER: No milestone to celebrate

Given that the ANC is in disastrous shape, cloaked in the shame of criminal activity, it shouldn’t be seen as having anything to celebrate

LETTER: Back-to-front strategy

Land expropriation without compensation puts the cart before the horse

LETTER: Fees must target skills

Offering free university education to all and sundry is a waste of money

LETTER: All clear now for sheriff

It has taken six months to act on a court order for the seizure of movable goods in the ANC Women’s League office at Luthuli House

LETTER: No harsh terms for firms

Nefarious activities in the private sector are given sophisticated terms to lessen the corruption that gets in the way of socioeconomic transformation

LETTER: We need a sea change

As long as our rape of the earth continues to affect the atmosphere, we cannot expect any handle on things such as weather forecasts

LETTER: No quid pro quo on wages

It appears that unions would rather destroy an industry than give up their irresponsible demands

LETTER: End forced transformation

Ever-faster transformation has created a rapidly growing black middle class — but is this sustainable?

LETTER: Much to be thankful for

We now have new leaders. Hopefully, they will manage to uproot corruption and reduce SA’s terrible poverty in a sustainable, level-headed way

LETTER: Fees: where to protest

The invalidation or cancellation of the arms deals could realise more than R70bn

LETTER: ANC destroying itself

The common denominator of strategic manoeuvres by ANC members is that the problems facing South Africa are ignored

LETTER: An Ace up his sleeve

As we have seen from the trove of leaked e-mails, Ace Magashule has his fingers in all the deals in his province

LETTER: Ramaphosa the right man

Ramaphosa’s main task is to drive the organisational renewal process, restoring the character of the ANC and repositioning the party

ANC Conference 2017

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