Our social development programs are too focused on welfarism and too little on healing the social pain that is overwhelming so many, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
President Jacob Zuma has accepted High Court Judge Mabel Jansen's resignation in the wake of cricitism about her Facebook comments about rape and race.
Two gunmen who broke into suspended High Court Judge Mabel Jansen's Pretoria home last week were after copies of court files, says a witness.
Judge Mabel Jansen - currently facing controversy over comments on rape and race – has been defended by her black adopted children, two newspapers reported. But the reports have been met by heavy criticism.
Government is considering drafting new laws to prevent racism and hate speech, says acting Minister in the Presidency Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula.
The Johannesburg Bar Council has endorsed a request to urgently investigate the conduct of controversial High Court Judge Mabel Jansen.
Embattled High Court Judge Mabel Jansen told the Judicial Service Commission before her appointment in 2013 that she fought apartheid and knew what hardship meant.
Here are seven quotes from the transcript of Judge Mabel Jansen's interview with the Judicial Services Commission in 2013, revealing her position on a variety of issues.
Controversial Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr and right-winger Dan Roodt have come out on social media in support of beleaguered High Court Judge Mabel Jansen.
We should acknowledge that the recent racial controversies (The Qwabes, Theunissens, Jansens) are simply examples of what happens every day in our society, writes Max du Preez.
A petition has been started calling for the removal of High Court Judge Mabel Jansen over comments on Facebook regarding black people and rape.
Judge Mabel Jansen, who was facing a disciplinary process over comments she made about rape and "black culture", has resigned with immediate effect.
The complaint of racism lodged against Johannesburg High Court judge Mabel Jansen has not been finalised yet, the Judicial Service Commission said on Monday.
Rape is not part of any culture, National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has said in response to a statement made by Judge Mabel Jansen.
Any black man accused of rape could face prejudice from Pretoria High Court Judge Mabel Jansen, an advocate has submitted in a complaint to the Judicial Service Commission.
Justice Minister Michael Masutha has approved a request for special leave for controversial High Court judge Mabel Jansen.
Beleaguered Pretoria High Court Judge Mabel Jansen once paid tribute to the special bond she had with Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke, who was her colleague in the 1980s.
Under-fire judge Mabel Jansen, accused of making racist comments, spoke about various topics about her life and career in her interview with the Judicial Services Commission. Read the full transcript.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng and beleaguered High Court Judge Mabel Jansen have requested that she be placed on special leave, the Judicial Services Commission says.
Social activist Gillian Schutte shared comments by Judge Mabel Jansen made in 2015 following criticism of Ntokozo Qwabe's comments on land and race.
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