Our obsession with the ANC is keeping us from engaging about what is really important. We fail deliberately in rescuing the public dialogue, writes Ralph Mathekga.
We are not supposed to trust our leaders because of what power can do to some. This is why we need powerful, robust institutions that can be skeptical on the people’s behalf. Anyone who wants to weaken institutions and steamroll them is up to no good, writes Khaya Dlanga.
What schools mean by multiculturalism is assimilation and domination of all other cultures by one to form a monoculture, writes Khaya Dlanga.
White people must hold each other accountable when it comes to racism, writes Khaya Dlanga.
The ANC needs to change before it is forced to. It was never a perfect organisation; the ANC is not beyond repair, writes Khaya Dlanga.
Let the kids liberate us from our own blindness, writes Khaya Dlanga.
The ANC old guard is defending the indefensible at all costs, and in the process the organisation we loved at all costs is being destroyed, writes Khaya Dlanga.
The ripples of the destruction apartheid created in black families began long ago when the then ruling racist elite devised the Land Act, Khaya Dlanga.
The DA has been brave enough to do what we know the ANC won’t be brave enough to do - elect a young person to the position of the presidency, says Khaya Dlanga.
When one dares speak truth to power he is met with a full personal verbal violence designed to discredit, disseminate and disable, says Khaya Dlanga.
The more Cosatu and Vavi target issues that weigh heavily on all South Africans, the more support Cosatu will have amongst the middle classes, says Khaya Dlanga.
Land is a black and white issue, but it doesn’t have a black and white solution, says Khaya Dlanga.
It will be some time before we have an African National Congress Youth League leader that has a twang, says Khaya Dlanga.
The past few years do not define the ANC. Let us not judge it with a short lens. It must be viewed with the long lens of history, all 100 years of history, says Khaya Dlanga.
It would appear as though Jacob Zuma is more interested in consolidating power than running the country, writes Khaya Dlanga.
Rhodes must fall, Open Stellenbosch and other student protest movements around the country have shown that the kids are not alright. And rightly so. They shouldn’t be, writes Khaya Dlanga
You have a responsibility to make sure that you use your intelligence to balance this unequal system that still insists on keeping black people and women in a position of disadvantage, writes Khaya Dlanga.
The first time I told people that my helper uses my shower when she is done working, they expressed shock, dismay and horror. Mostly horror, writes Khaya Dlanga.
Khaya Dlanga thinks that he may have had something to do with President Jacob Zuma's latest wedding.
Helen Zille has Julius Malema tendencies. She just doesn't have a Limpopo accent and thus seems to be more acceptable to some, says Khaya Dlanga.
Your relationship status update says, “The African National Congress is no longer in a relationship with Julius Malema,” writes Khaya Dlanga.
Last week’s State of the Nation Address was president Jacob Zuma’s best to date, says Khaya Dlanga.
Saying that Nelson Mandela sold out demonstrates a lot of people’s ignorance when it comes to the history of the ANC and the negotiation process, says Khaya Dlanga.
None of us know what we would be prepared to do to get what we want, especially when an easy and harmless opportunity presents itself to us, says Khaya Dlanga.
The friend zone is a dangerous to place to find oneself in. It is virtually impossible to extricate oneself out of friend-zonism, says Khaya Dlanga.
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