PETER BRUCE: SA’s liberal battlefield

Liberalism is an idea, not a fact. That makes it much more powerful. It must not be hijacked

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PETER BRUCE: Can online content and traditional media co-exist peacefully?

There’s a digital revolution going on out there that wants your audience. And it’s free

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PETER BRUCE: Magashule’s counter-revolution? It’s too soon to panic

There are 35 portfolio committees but only five or six of their heads are definitely Zuma acolytes

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PETER BRUCE: A lifeboat for the revolutionaries

Yes, our economy is dysfunctional, and yes, it needs fixing. But no amount of ‘targeted interventions’ will work without the private sector

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PETER BRUCE: How earnest lefties press the Zuma faction’s case

The ‘progressive’ economists in SA must understand how they’re giving succour to a bunch of thieving, rent-seeking reprobates who would pervert our democratic ...

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PETER BRUCE: Mmusi, who's he?

If Maimane and the rest of the DA leadership are still in place come the next election, and they adopt the same approach, they will get another hiding

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PETER BRUCE: Thursday will dawn new and stormy

IRR polling predicts a major shake-up for SA in the elections, with the ANC faring dismally and the EFF causing a shocK

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PETER BRUCE: The strange waxing of SA’s business newsletters

All of these little business websites are competing to be the one that topples Business Day from its perch as SA’s premier daily business publication

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PETER BRUCE: Andile Ramaphosa — the sins of the son?

There’s probably a really good story to be written on how Cyril made his money, right from the start. But Blue Crane and Bosasa isn’t it

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PETER BRUCE: I miss Sapa, and so should we all

A reliable heads-up of first resort, it enriched our journalism by allowing the rest of us to climb up on the work it did first

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PETER BRUCE: Ramaphosa begins load-shedding

All is not lost as the president begins to get rid of the dead weight in his party

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PETER BRUCE: No toilet paper left to wipe away Venezuela’s ideologies

What’s Left? Ace, Tony and the ANC paragons of virtue visit Venezuela in solidarity. But poverty, not inequality, is the problem

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PETER BRUCE: It’s power, Jim but not as we know it

The state has been largely able to win the argument of renewables. It’s over for coal

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PETER BRUCE: Cyril battles Supraman and the Zuma minions

The City Press reporting on the Zuma camp is to remind each other that the country is at war. Or the ANC is, and we are involved, whether we like it or not

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PETER BRUCE: The future’s not digital, Mr President. It’s AI. Let’s kill it

Don’t fuss about digital, Mr President. Digital’s just a carrier. Our future and our challenge is artificial intelligence

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PETER BRUCE: The West gets tough? That’s what friends are for

Protocol or not, these people are our allies and sometimes the truth is best heard from friends

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