Where is our leadership in nation-building?

2017-06-25 06:04

The calibre of national leadership can be a decider in generating, or stifling, national goodwill and economic recovery, writes Jeffrey Sehume.

Paramedic suspended for 'discriminatory remarks' over #KnysnaFires

2017-06-09 16:34

A paramedic has been suspended after allegedly posting "discriminatory remarks linked to the tragic weather conditions", Netcare911 says.

#GuptaLeaks: Emails offer further proof of Gupta racist attitudes

2017-06-09 10:37

Reports of racism from the Gupta family have surfaced before, notably in the aftermath of the 2013 Sun City wedding when it was alleged that the Guptas insisted on having only white staff fill certain positions.

Maritzburg pupil suspended over racist voice note

2017-06-06 18:04

A Pietermaritzburg pupil has been suspended after her voice not, in which she uses the k-word, went viral on social media.

United in our diversity (until we’re not)

2017-06-04 06:02

United in our diversity. That is South Africa for you. But are we really? Does the colour of our skin, the language we speak and where we live really matter, asks Dumisane Lubisi.

Pupil apologises for ‘Heil Hitler’ chant

2017-05-29 19:51

One of the pupils who chanted 'Heil Hitler' during an inter-school festival play about the Holocaust has expressed remorse for his comments, the SA Jewish Board of Deputies says.

Black police officer’s appearance 'intimidated' me - Momberg

2017-05-23 18:34

The Durban estate agent facing four charges of crimen injuria in the Randburg Regional Court has testified that she was a victim of injustice.

Estate agent back in court for racist rant against black police officer

2017-05-22 08:10

The real estate agent whose racist rant towards a black police officer was caught on camera is expected to appear in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court.

Black judge refuses to step down from white officer's trial

2017-05-18 22:02

A black judge is refusing to step aside from the murder case against a white Alabama police officer who shot a black man.

Black Harvard students holding a graduation of their own

2017-05-17 17:31

Black students at Harvard University are organising a graduation ceremony of their own.


OUTSurance slated over 'racist' Father's Day ad

2017-06-19 11:23

A Father's Day advert by OUTsurance has landed the company in hot water, with numerous Twitter users lambasting the insurer and threatening to cancel their policies.

Cape storms the fault of 'white monopoly capital' - Mngxitama

2017-06-09 15:24

White-owned monopoly capital is to blame for the storm that raged across the Western Cape this week, Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama has declared.

Petition calling for anti-racism policy at PMB Girls' High gains traction

2017-06-06 22:24

A petition, calling for an anti-racism policy to be implemented, among other things, at Pietermaritzburg Girls' High School, where an alleged racist incident has occurred, has garnered traction on social media.

KZN Education MEC 'disgusted' by pupil's racist voice note

2017-06-05 22:19

KZN education MEC says she's 'disgusted' by a racist voice note circulating on social media in which a white pupil calls a group of girls k*ffirs.

#GuptaEmails: Tony Gupta allegedly called Saxonwold security guards 'monkeys'

2017-06-01 16:19

In 2012, Tony "Rajesh" Gupta allegedly called security guards at his Saxonwold house "monkeys" after they did not respond when he called them.

Spur boycott affecting a minority of our branches - CEO

2017-05-25 05:49

The calls for boycotting certain Spur franchises will hit the owners and employees of those branches the hardest, the corporation’s CEO has said.

Vicki Momberg previously charged for racist rant 11 years ago

2017-05-23 11:15

Estate agent Vicki Momberg, who is facing four charges of crimen injuria, appeared on the same charge in Durban approximately 11 years ago.

Estate agent back in court for racist rant against black police officer

2017-05-22 05:10

The real estate agent whose racist rant towards a black police officer was caught on camera is expected to appear in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court.

Dutch court convicts 20 in racist abuse of politician

2017-05-18 20:02

A Dutch court has convicted 20 people of insulting or threatening a Dutch politician and television personality in a racially charged case that shocked the nation.

Convicted church shooter Roof chose death over autism label

2017-05-11 12:17

The same federal judge who presided over the trial of a man who killed nine worshippers in a racist attack at a Charleston church has rejected Dylann Roof's first appeal.

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