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Gautrain, if you wrap yourself like a lollypop

This alternative form of transport was wrapped and packaged nicely, and now the Guatrainers are unwrapping it, unfortunately, writes Elisma Malherbe.

 

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The problem with "frigid" wives

Laura Shortridge 16 comments | 3851 views

The idea that sex is something women give to men, and commitment is something men give to women, is the root of so many problems.

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Kom ons braai – impress your friends with these cool facts about SA

Ian de Jager

Nobody can beat a South African at a braai. Ian de Jager looks at this popular past-time and shares some interesting facts about our country.

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The year of the Red Revolution

Ben Moshatama

Even the DA is losing face with their dominance as the main vice of the ANC, as the agenda of the EFF army is now winning the attention of a nation, writes Ben Moshatama.

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What should a modern marketing manager be able to do?

Chemory Gunko

Chemory Gunko lists what you should be looking for in today’s digital age and what skillsets an effective marketing person in your organisation needs.

 
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Hang on: The other side of university rankings

Sibu Mgudlwa

The major issue with university rankings is that they do not take into consideration domestic realities and issues of national importance, says Sibu Mgudlwa.

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SA firmly on recession glidepath

Dwaine van Vuuren

Dwaine van Vuuren focuses on another possible SA recession which he says could give the Zuma administration a run for their money.

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Is marriage a promise of sex?

20 comments | 6573 views

If monogamy is your relationship model, does that make you responsible for your partner's intimate satisfaction?

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The Mandela we should reject and hate

Esethu Hasane

Those people who are anti-transformation and anti-justice have created a "Mandela" to hide behind in order to protect what they have, writes Esethu Hasane.

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Condoms for schoolkids

Lehlohonolo Mofokeng

I believe those who support the availability of condoms in schools have a point, but what message does it send the learners? asks Lehlohonolo Mofokeng.

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Domestic labour: 21st century Apartheid?

Sebastian Brogan

If you blame racial inequality as the source for a domestic-labour economy, you'd be ignoring many examples from around the world where the same trade exists along non-racial lines, says Sebastian Brogan.

 

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GAZA: It’s 1948 All Over Again

Mohamed Saeed

When we ignore the public outcry on both sides of the latest Israeli incursion of Gaza what stands out is how preposterously one-sided the so called war is, says Mohamed Saeed.

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Parents - do your job

Tracy Engelbrecht

It is wrong that a young girl should have to reach out to perfect strangers for help when she has a family, argues Tracy Engelbrecht.

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Why do we take our politics so personally?

Gomotsegang Motswatswe

Why do some people prefer to stay ignorant about politics, while others explode when you mention some of our leaders' faults? asks Gomotsegang Motswatswe.

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Don’t drive drunk after the Barnyard – or ever

Georgina Guedes 30 comments | 6895 views

Driving drunk is not OK, says Georgina Guedes, and it’s not just because the mean old police might give you a hard time for it.

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Middle East: Trying to connect the dots

Saber Jazbhay

The attempt to escalate the engagement between Sunnis and Shias into a full scale civil war would result in both sides becoming so weak that Israel will be safe from perceived Muslim threats, says Saber Jazbhay.

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Oh, Grazia

Tshiamiso LeRoux

It’s one thing for one person to make the mistake of tweeting something stupid. It’s another when a group of people tweet something disgraceful, says Tshiamiso LeRoux.

 
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All the plastic in the sea

2 comments | 697 views

Let’s cut down on the vast quantities of plastic we produce, buy, use and throw away every day, writes Andreas Wilson-Späth

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De Lille's attack on SAHRC shameful

7 comments | 3964 views

Has Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille taken leave of her senses, asks TO Molefe.

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The law of gratitude

Zareef Minty

The most successful people are the people who are grateful for what they currently have, writes Zareef Minty.

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