The truth about inequality

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Clem Sunter reviews a book which has been described as a watershed in economic thinking and comparable in its influence to Marx’s Das Capital.


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'Sell in May' + elections = toxic JSE cocktail

Dwaine van Vuuren

Local investors are usually very surprised to hear that election cycles in the U.S have so much impact on the JSE, but it is true, explains Dwaine van Vuuren.


Wildlife management does not equal conservation

Ron Thomson

There is nothing ‘natural’ about wildlife management: It is man-conceived; man designed; man-implemented; man-manipulated; and man is the principle beneficiary, writes Ron Thomson.


Socialism is a philosophy of failure

Siphiwo Ntshuntshe

Our healthcare and education systems are really struggling. If we were to implement socialism, things would get worse and not better, says Siphiwo Ntshuntshe.


Golfing, men and details

Elna McIntosh

Clinical sexologist Elna McIntosh shares a story she sometimes tell men about the differences between being goal driven and taking in the details.


Why I'm not here for the mainstream gay rights movement

Sian Ferguson 18 comments | 1924 views

I’m a feminist, I’m queer as hell and I’m all about the advancement of human rights. Therefore, I can’t support the mainstream gay rights movement as it is.


The things you do for love

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David Moseley thought that a flexing of his athletic prowess would be the best way to impress the woman who is now his wife. It wasn’t. Of course.


Mining - time for a 'controlled market'?

Xolani Khumalo

On the one hand you have striking workers, and on the other are low profitable mines. Maybe it is time for government to intervene, says Xolani Khumalo.


ANC failed to bring developmental change

Nhlanhla Mosele

The ANC government is unable to provide the kind of inclusive and cohesive leadership required to solve the country’s main challenges, says Nhlanhla Mosele.


The lure of the road

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Despite many a harrowing experience on the roads of South Africa, you can’t keep David Moseley from a good road trip.


Uranium kills in Namibia

Andreas Wilson-Späth 10 comments | 2154 views

For uranium miners in Namibia, their occupation in proximity to the metal has much more first-hand and personal consequences, says Andreas Wilson-Späth


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Igesund has a job - for now

S’Busiso Mseleku 6 comments | 836 views

Gordon Igesund may have been cleared of any wrongdoing, but S’Busiso Mseleku doesn't see a way forward for him and SAFA.


Shared complicities: A Voter’s Conundrum

Ace Moloi

If there is one thing I hate the most about voting, it has to be seeing the ones we voted into power becoming our very own enemies, writes Ace Moloi.

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You are a masterpiece

Dennis Ngango

People aren’t always going to be there for you, that’s why you need to learn how to handle things on your own, says Dennis Ngango.


Easter and gunshots

Anneke Scheepers

On Easter monring gunshots were ringing in a Cape Town suburb. But this does not suprise me anymore, says Anneke Scheepers.


The testimony that sunk him

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


Race matters in SA politics

Esethu Hasane

When you ask a black DA voter why they vote, they can only tell you how much they hate the ANC. They have no proper reasons for voting DA, says Esethu Hasane.


Where will you find heaven?

Matome Letsoalo

For every man or woman who makes an effort to adopt a fair outlook, I think we are equally a step closer to world peace or heaven, says Matome Letsoalo.


The ‘World’s Toughest Job’ ad is utter nonsense

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