Hollywood exposed

Jean Barker 2 comments | 1210 views

Racist? Fake? Backstabbing? Money-grabbing? Why exactly is this a surprise? asks Jean Barker. It's called the movie “business”.

Clem Sunter

The uncertain future of golf

Clem Sunter 28 comments | 2480 views

Clem Sunter questions the future of golf in its present form when so many young people around the world do not have the time to play and choose other leisure activities.

Georgina Guedes

In the wake of the Sydney siege

Georgina Guedes 14 comments | 1532 views

The horror of the televised hostage situation in Sydney on Monday was mitigated in some way by a hashtag. It’s good to see that for some, humanity still trumps bigotry, says Georgina Guedes.

David Moseley

A close shave

David Moseley 4 comments | 1468 views

The thrill of an open blade against the neck is something everything man should experience once, says David Moseley.

Jean Barker

Why justice can’t breathe

Jean Barker 12 comments | 2346 views

"I can’t breath." Those are the words Eric Garner said at least nine times, on camera, as cop Daniel Pantaleo kept him in a chokehold that took his life, says Jean Barker>/b>

David Moseley

Do you need a hand?

David Moseley 2 comments | 907 views

If everyone stopped for one second to offer a helping hand, South Africa could be a wonderful place, says David Moseley.

Georgina Guedes

Freedom of expression is for everyone

Georgina Guedes 7 comments | 1770 views

Steve Hofmeyr’s loss in the magistrate’s court highlights the fact that the right to freedom of expression is universally applied, says Georgina Guedes.


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A tale of police brutality in two nations

Georgina Guedes 10 comments | 1591 views

The world is watching as further protests and riots erupt in the United States as another killing cop gets off scot-free, and Georgina Guedes thinks that South Africa isn’t far behind.

Andreas Späth

The Great Seawall off China

Andreas Späth 6 comments | 2209 views

An system of seawalls has been built along the coast of mainland China. Its function is to reclaim land from the ocean and put it to profitable use in the country’s ballooning economy, says Andreas Wilson-Späth.

TO Molefe

UCT students are capable of racism, Dr Price

TO Molefe 14 comments | 4077 views

UCT's vice chancellor makes the same mistake other vice chancellors at South African universities have in response to racial incidents on their campuses or involving their students, says TO Molefe.

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