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Wealth redistribution: Investment or hostile takeover?

Economic transformation is needed in South Africa to accelerate growth and help overcome challenges of income inequality, argues Tshetlhe Litheko.

 

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Crazy Cases

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People in other countries have always been amused by America's legal system, because it allows you to sue people for anything, including not realising how dumb you could be, even if they already know you're John Boehner, says Jean Barker.

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Lessons from Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather Jr

Zareef Minty

Yes, he is arrogant. Yes he overspends his money. But there are no reasons for not respecting the boxing legend, says Zareef Minty.

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HIV and the SANDF: Interview with Dr Heila Redpath

Tim Flack

Tim Flack sat down with Dr Heila Redpath, who specialises in HIV medicine, and set out to gather information on HIV in general and how it affects soldiers.

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10 steps on how to market yourself for less than a rand

Wandiswa Ntengento

Marketing can sometimes mean breaking your piggy bank in order to be recognised but there are many thrifty ways to market yourself, for free, writes Wandiswa Ntengento.

 
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What makes a language "official" in SA?

Kamela Mahlakwane

Have you ever wondered who decides which language should, and which one should not be regarded as "official", and on what basis? asks Dr Kamela Mahlakwane.

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You have a story to tell, and you believe you have talent to tell it well. Now you're just looking for the platform to share your views. Perhaps News24 Voices is the place to do it.

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I believe in Braai Day

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Yesterday we had an opinion that National Braai Day is "a day of forgetting". David Moseley doesn't agree with that sentiment.

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Let's not give the TUT students a Bell's

Noluvuyo Mpekelana

Why is it that you will never find such behavior as we currently see at TUT in universities such as Stellenbosch and UCT? asks Nolevuyo Mpekelana.

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Stop cherry-picking your heritage

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With Heritage Day coming up, Lili Radloff has to face the good and bad parts of her heritage.

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Why is crime and violence so high in South Africa?

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We should look back at our recent history if we want to understand the extent of violence and crime in South Africa, writes Chandre Gould.

 

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Mother of all derbies in store

S’Busiso Mseleku 2 comments | 1028 views

There is only one subject worth discussing in SA football this week: The MTN8 Soweto Derby final, says S’Busiso Mseleku.

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'National Braai Day' a day of forgetting

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With National Braai Day, Jan Braai appears to have conjured all of the white supremacist-capitalist-patriarchy's powers to overrun the intentions of commemorating the day, says TO Molefe.

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The empty orders of Baleka Mbete

Mandla Mbekwa

The words “Honorable member please withdraw your statement” has become redundant in Parliament, says Mandla Mbekwa.

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Stand up and speak out

Nabeela Moola

We live in the age of social media, which plays a crucial role in our lives. But how many of us use these platforms effectively? asks Nabeela Moola.

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“I know the light is green, just let me finish this sms.”

Rudi Massyn

I don’t know what it is that makes us think it is fine to talk on the cell phone, change gears and handle the steering with our knees all at the same time? says Rudi Massyn.

 
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Will Real Madrid be the real deal?

Marck Maphori

Could the European Champions be stretching their muscle in Europe to be the first side to defend a Champions League title? asks Marck Maphori.

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The personal attacks on Judge Masipa are ridiculous

Saber Jazbhay

I find the online attacks on Judge Thokozile Masipa problematic because she cannot be expected to come out defending herself in media, says Saber Jazbhay.

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Cisgender male activists a blindspot for women

Rethabile Mashale

I believe men have a critical role to play in dismantling patriarchy but they should not try to lead the struggle for women’s liberation, says Rethabile Mashale.

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