RANJENI MUNUSAMY: If Ramaphosa really wants investment, he should pull his party into line

'Ramaphosa might have great plans for South Africa's recovery, but it would appear that his own organisation is weighing him down'

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JUSTICE MALALA: Malema's running his own disgusting little 'Stratcom'

'Who cares about the truth when you are trying to exploit Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s death for votes?'

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Leaked voice recordings expose campaign to remove Ramaphosa

'That NEC of the ANC is rotten. Those are not ANC leaders. They are agents of [Johann Rupert] and Oppenheimer'

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JUSTICE MALALA: Winnie shows that the past is not what it used to be for the ANC

'The past week has been extraordinary for the sheer straining by the ANC to appear central or relevant to Madikizela-Mandela’s later life'

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BARNEY MTHOMBOTHI: Why we should worry about Zuma and KwaZulu-Natal

'The mercurial figure that is Zuma, having been forced out of office, has gone home to KwaZulu-Natal nursing a grudge'

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RANJENI MUNUSAMY: Malema will speak at Winnie funeral. What could possibly go wrong?

'Some ANC leaders are apparently worried that Malema will use the platform to “claim” Madikizela-Mandela from her party or attack the ANC'

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TONY LEON: How Trump's trade war with China could impact SA

'Even our most objective analysts did not even a month ago anticipate a looming trade war'

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PETER BRUCE: Ramaphosa must shake off Zuma and get on with his new deal

'The president has political space to begin putting into place the "New Deal" he spoke of during the ANC leadership campaign'

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REDI TLHABI: Winnie was a fighter when fighters were needed

'She showed up when it mattered the most. Her love for people was as fierce as her politics'

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JUSTICE MALALA: Zuma's rebel alliance is about to turn nasty. Brace yourself for chaos

'Zuma’s final hand would be to threaten or to foment violence. We know that the man is no constitutionalist'

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BARRY RITHOLTZ: Bad news - changing your mindset does NOT make you rich

'This deceptive and disingenuous nonsense is rampant in the marketing materials aimed at gullible and desperate consumers'

BARNEY MTHOMBOTHI: The amoral march of Zuma's priests and undertakers

'Religious leaders and undertakers have been at the forefront of whipping up sympathy for Zuma. That's par for the course; they usually march together burying ...

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KARYN MAUGHAN: Ramaphosa is about to make a big decision on Zuma's court case

Ramaphosa must decide whether to fight a Democratic Alliance application to stop continued legal funding for Zuma

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SHANTHINI NAIDOO: Remembering Uncle Kathy, one year on

'We need to bring back the phrase, ‘Pay back the money.’ Let us not forget the C word — corruption —  is not gone yet,' said Gordhan

RANJENI MUNUSAMY: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's complex life of defiance

'Her life was messy and complex, her appeal was not limited to the ANC, and her power was not derived from any position she held, except perhaps as Mother of ...

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MANDLA LANGA: Why we remember Martin Luther King

It took a lot of courage to practise nonviolence in the US, where violence, according to the late poet H Rap Brown, "is as American as apple pie"

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Farewell Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, a powerful but flawed icon of the struggle

Only after pleading from anguished TRC chairman Archbishop Desmond Tutu did she admit grudgingly that “things went horribly wrong”

RANJENI MUNUSAMY: Brace yourself for a dirty election

'We must not be caught off-guard on the weaponisation of data and employment of dark arts to create unthinkable election outcomes'

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JUSTICE MALALA: The ANC is in a dangerous dance with the monster of populism

'When people like Deputy President David Mabuza invite – no, beg – Julius Malema to return to the ANC, you can see what’s going on'

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TONY LEON: Only one percent prioritise the radical land policy Ramaphosa is championing

'To understand the perils of “group think” you need to look no further than the ANC's December elective conference'

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