Zuma doesn’t see us: critical lessons from Nkandla

Nkandla has taught us much more than just the fact that President Jacob Zuma does not respect the people of SA, says Sibu Mgudlwa.


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Woman, and her right to be

Tsiamiso Leroux

As if we don’t have enough to deal with from men, us ladies do much to restrict each other's social progress, says Tshiamiso Leroux.


Health and Safety professionals at war

Rudy Maritz

The already fragile health and safety profession is up in arms about the government’s plans to regulate the profession, says Rudy Maritz.


How to put your best public speaking voice forward

Godfrey Madanhire

Godfrey Madanhire shares eight tips for people who are not comfortable speaking in front of an audience, but who perhaps have to.

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The role of the opposition parties in SA

Sizwe Mda

Everybody's gunning for Jacob Zuma, but in the process the parties forget what they are actually there for: to serve the people's needs, says Sizwe Mda.


Land reform: because we can't ignore the past

Saber Jazbhay

Saber Jazbhay takes a look at what the yardstick is to calculate “just and equitable compensation” in favour of those who suffered land dispossession under apartheid.


Change starts with the mindset of the masses

Jonathan Brady

Perhaps another legacy of the struggle is that the freedoms and hard won gains by the party are used as blackmail chips against voters, suggests Jonathan Brady.


How our government sponsors unemployment

Martin Warburg

Ours is a government that sponsors and promotes unemployment if the work available is not in line with its ideological focus, claims Martin Warburg.


Greed is feeding off the soul of the ANC, not the EFF

Karabo Moiloa

The behaviour of the EFF is merely a reaction to the conduct of the members of the ANC in government, argues Karabo Moiloa.


Open letter to Helen Zille

Zareef Minty

The EFF may have their faults, but one can surely learn from them with regards to how they develop their youth structures, says Zareef Minty.


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SA rugby stuck in the dark ages

Tank Lanning 13 comments | 3546 views

Amateur representative teams are an example of the dead weight we are carrying in SA rugby, says Tank Lanning.


Motherhood and pre- and post-natal depression

Rethabile Mashale 7 comments | 1161 views

Post-natal depression is one of many obstacles that tend to stand in the way of the joy of motherhood. You are not alone. Here is how I was affected.

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Rape jokes in the rape capital of the world

Lerato Mannya

Our plight as women is rarely heard, or taken as seriously as it should, because there are plenty men AND women who make our experiences a joke, says Lerato Mannya.


Reinstatement as a remedy for Constructive Dismissal is possible

Leah Molatseli

Reinstatement is seen as the primary remedy for unfair dismissal, but it is generally the last thing on both parties' minds. Leah Molatseli looks at what one can do.


That awkward social media moment

Sam Brighton

Social media faux pas are great for a laugh – until it happens to you, writes Sam Brighton.


ANC’s hysterical reaction symptomatic of crisis

Adriaan Basson 25 comments | 6315 views

The ANC’s hysterical reaction after my column on President Jacob Zuma's bad leadership is symptomatic of an organisation in crisis, says Adriaan Basson.


The media must stop condoning the EFF's behaviour

Esethu Hasane

It boggles the mind to see how Julius Malema is treated by the media now that he is taking on Jacob Zuma in Pariliament, says Esethu Hasane.


What do women want (in bed)?

Dorothy Black 33 comments | 22312 views

Dorothy Black looks at new work being done in female sexuality and comes back with the answer: it’s a lot wilder than you’ve ever imagined.


Putin and Zuma growing closer... What for?

Siphamandla Zondi

There must be more to the diplomatic traffic between Pretoria and Moscow than just converging commercial interests, says Dr Siphamandla Zondi.


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