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Facebook discontinues it’s relationship with Bing

The discontinuation of this relationship between the Microsoft search engine and Facebook was inevitable as Facebook will ultimately have to challenge Google in the search engine space, writes Neil Pursey.

 

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An inconvenient truth: Religion is a form of madness

Ronnie Naidoo

Religions put forward claims that oppose natural laws and therefore normalises insanity, writes Rennie Naidoo.

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We can't blame everything on colonialism

Celma Costa

To claim that ours used to be a perfect Africa, and that today’s problems are a direct consequence of the White man's invasion is not accurate, says Celma Costa.

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Registration a new avenue for civil claims?

Rudy Maritz

Rudy Maritz discusses the Department of Labour's decision to implement professional registration for health and safety practitioners via the new Construction Regulations.

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Is religion the root cause of terrorism?

Saber Jazbhay

The outrage by the Pakistani Taliban that led to the death of 141 people including over 80 school children made me think about terrorism and religion, says Saber Jazbhay.

 
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What is reconciliation on an empty stomach?

Sibu Mgudlwa

The significance behind public holidays is lost somewhere in the footnotes of the calendars on our walls and desks, says Sibu Mgudlwa.

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In the wake of the Sydney siege

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The horror of the televised hostage situation in Sydney on Monday was mitigated in some way by a hashtag. It’s good to see that for some, humanity still trumps bigotry, says Georgina Guedes.

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‘Tis the season to be jolly so please kiss me quick

Alison Buck

As it’s the festive season let's just leave the negative things where they belong and focus on the fabulous, the festive and the fun, says Alison Buck.

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Thank you, #IllRideWithYou

Mohamed Saeed

Expecting Muslims to face backlash or reprisal after Sydney cafe siege, I am relieved that a number of Australians have pledged their support to the Muslim community via social media, says Mohamed Saeed.

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What do you really need at the end of the year?

Chemory Gunko

Chemory Gunko offers a personal financial coaching strategy to tackle spiritual bankruptcy.

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G20 Summit was overshadowed by West-Russia tiff

Siphamandla Zondi

Dr Siphamandla Zondi looks at the repercussions of a G20 Summit that did not focus on economic growth, but rather on Russia's defiance in the eyes of the West.

 

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A close shave

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The thrill of an open blade against the neck is something everything man should experience once, says David Moseley.

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EFF - the party triumphant

Chris Kanyane

If the EFF want to make a real difference in South Africa, it needs to first focus on its internal structures, says Chris Kanyane.

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Why we deny our privilege

Laura Shortridge 18 comments | 1337 views

Sometimes the most difficult thing to do is acknowledge priviledge, but there is always a solution. It may be in the sand where we bury our heads.

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USA torture report meaningless

Mohamed Saeed

The US Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the CIA's interrogation programme will be meaningless without prosecuting the perpetrators of war crimes, says Mohamed Saeed.

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Viva Rolene Strauss!

Marck Maphori

I am not writing this because Miss SA became Miss World, but because I have been exposed to what good can come of these pageants, says Marck Maphori.

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Dear America - from a Muslim

Saber Jazbhay

Were you so embedded in your Islamophobia that crimes such as torture were acceptable since Muslims are seen as inhuman? asks Saber Jazbhay.

 
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Dangers of the "drive the Whites into the sea" idea

Fairchnce Ncube

The current breed of socialists in South African politics is nothing but a bunch of opportunists who see a gap in the country’s political market, says Fairchance Ncube.

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Why Soapies are corrupting our society

Matome Letsoalo

A soap opera is not a reflection of truth, but a distortion and possibly also a negative influence thereof, writes Matome Letsoalo.

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Bill Gates can be seen as supporting the EFF's policies

Siphiwo Ntshuntshe

Bill Gates' latest blog reveals a point of view that could give credibility to those calling for more government control of financial institutions and land reform, says Siphiwo Ntshuntshe.

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