The testimony that sunk him

Georgina Guedes 25 comments | 4210 views

Oscar Pistorius did not do well in the dock. Georgina Guedes explains where his version of events all fell apart for her.

Clem Sunter

The spectre of war

Clem Sunter 9 comments | 1607 views

The Ukraine crisis is causing international tensions to rise to a level not seen for a very long time, says Clem Sunter.

Andreas Späth

How safe is your plastic bottle?

Andreas Späth 9 comments | 2824 views

Jean Barker

Micro-aggression, the Macro-buzz

Jean Barker 9 comments | 889 views

A new buzzword is raising awareness in the USA of the seemingly small stupidities that can add up to serious prejudice over time, writes Jean Barker.

Simon Williamson

An anti-anti-gay public

Simon Williamson 32 comments | 1602 views

Simon Williamson feels somewhat conflicted, now that the free market is on his side.

Georgina Guedes

The undercurrent of fear

Georgina Guedes 33 comments | 2198 views

Despite what is being said in the Oscar Pistorius trial, most South Africans don’t live in a state of fear. We’re careful but not terrified, says Georgina Guedes.

Georgina Guedes

The positive side of divorce

Georgina Guedes 9 comments | 2008 views

Last week Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin announced their “conscious uncoupling”. While the language may be a bit silly, the decision and the sentiment are sound, says Georgina Guedes.


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All in the Canadian family

Clem Sunter 10 comments | 2335 views

Clem Sunter describes the importance of family-owned businesses in Vancouver and how we should apply the same principle in South Africa.

Andreas Späth

Will Eskom ignite the ground beneath our feet?

Andreas Späth 29 comments | 3107 views

If you think that mining shale gas by fracking is the only innovative way the fossil fuel industry is planning to get at the carbon currently locked away under our feet, I’ve got news for you, says Andreas Wilson-Späth.

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Circumcision can reduce HIV risk

Guest Column 21 comments | 1719 views

Voluntary medical male circumcision reduces men's risk of acquiring HIV from their female partners by approximately 60%, writes Khanyisa Dunjwa.

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