Why President Trump would be bad for the environment

Andreas Späth 55 views

What often falls by the wayside in discussions of a possible Donald Trump presidency is his attitude towards environmental matters, writes Andreas Wilson-Späth.


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Local elections 2016 may see coalitions of convenience


In the upcoming local elections, we could once again be forced to form coalitions between historical adversaries as opposed to between contending interests, writes Piet Croucamp.


The questions Fransman has to answer

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Melanie Verwoerd wonders why the ANC did not think about the effect the photographs of Marius Fransman and President Jacob Zuma embracing would have on the ANC’s already meagre support in the Western Cape.


JSE in uncharted territory, but with a twist

Dwaine van Vuuren

Given the Big-5’s domination of the weighting of the TOP40, heading for safety into the popular SATRIX-40’s may not be such a good idea, says Dwaine van Vuuren.


AfriForum 'hijacking the Afrikaner mainstream'

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Talking about state capture, we’re presently experiencing another, subtler but equally dangerous hijacking: that of the Afrikaner mainstream by Solidariteit and AfriForum, writes Max du Preez.


The decision on who to vote for is very simple!

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Much has been said about voting or not voting and who to vote for. I believe that both decisions are very straightforward.

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What is the DA of today?

Bo Mbindwane

Mmusi Maimane says his DA will deliver on Nelson Mandela's promises. How can this be, if he does not even know what these promises mean? asks Bo Mbindwane.


Technology to use in the fight against terrorism

Angela Collings

The money to fight terrorism is there—it just has to be unlocked from the diaspora flows and dedicated to the fight against terror, says Angela Collings.


I have experienced this pain on my own skin

Shan Hulbert

I am increasingly aware that no person comes into your life without a specific intention, no matter how brief the connection, says Shan Hulbert.


Test athletes for drugs at any time

Neil Holtshausen

It is inconceivable that todays’ Elite sportsmen and -women can accomplish so much without chemical help, says Neil Holtshausen.


Mugabe left on no man's land

Maynard Manyowa

Deserted by his ware veterans, Robert Mugabe now finds himself stuck on no man's land where he will have to start to account for his messes, says Maynard Manyowa.


The 8 emotions of retirement

Alan Maguire

People believe retirement is it is our opportunity to sit back and smell the roses, but in the background there is a totally different belief, says Alan Maguire.


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An alternative view of the alleged coup in Turkey

Saber Jazbhay

Are we witnessing the Turkish Inquisition in the making and is it already happening? asks Saber Jazbhay.


The latest global scenarios: 2021 to 2026


Given that the world has reached a tipping point, what are the scenarios over the next 10 years? Clem Sunter provides the answer to the question on everybody’s mind.

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Pitso must take it easy

S’Busiso Mseleku 1757 views

Mamelodi Sundowns are doing well in the CAF Champions League, but their coach must go a little bit easy, writes S’Busiso Mseleku.


Could the Leslie Jones incident help end hate speech?

Shalini Tewari 2333 views

The recent spate of disturbing reactions to the casting of Leslie Jones in Peter Feig’s Ghostbusters reboot begs so many questions.


Get your marketing back to the basics

Rudi Massyn

Basic marketing strategies are so often overlooked in favour of highly developed plans and the result is an ineffective execution with no foundation, says Rudi Massyn.


Get a bloody PVR!

Tank Lanning 7167 views

A mere seven days after asking for a better match day experience, Tank Lanning is incensed at a having to hack to a 19:00 game because of the Kiwi TV audience.


Don't focus on income, but on fighting poverty

Phumlani Majozi

Many people claim income inequality is one of the causes of social upheavals we hear about and see every day – a wrong and misleading assertion, says Phumlani Majozi.


LISTEN: Interview on transformation at universities

Pedro Mzileni

News24 Voices blogger Pedro Mzileni talks to Professor Rose Boswell, Dean of Arts at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, about transformation at university level.


Women of South Africa, empower yourselves

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South African women owe it to themselves to take the opportunities they are afforded and empower themselves, writes Faatimah Hendricks.


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