2018-09-17 11:00

The craziest race on four wheels officially kicked off on Sunday 16 September as 70 amateur teams raced their homemade box cart vehicles down Sandton drive.

Has Meghan Markle changed her accent? People debate her 'new British accent'

2018-07-09 08:39

When Madonna married Guy Ritchie and moved to London in the early 2000s her American accent noticeably changed. Has the same happened with Meghan?

Netflix fires comms chief over racial slurs at work

2018-06-24 07:28

Netflix’s top spokesperson is leaving the company he used a derogatory term for black people in a work setting twice in the past year.

"These 'gatvol Capetonians' do not speak for me"

2018-06-07 10:30

As a coloured woman living in Cape Town, I cannot get behind this group's cause.

The long walk to the promised land

2018-05-13 05:56

It is important to have difficult conversations as a country. The DA recently had important and robust engagements on diversity and now white privilege, writes Zwakele Mncwango.

Blackness is a state of mind

2018-05-06 06:00

Far too many black people suffer from a self-imposed inferiority complex because they pay too much attention to what others have, especially white people, writes Sandile Memela.

Lamberti victim Adila Chowan speaks out

2018-04-18 12:16

Chowan, who sued the Imperial Group's CEO for gender and race discrimination, says it is unfortunate that Imperial's internal governance process was 'compromised' and this has had such serious repercussions for its now former head Mark Lamberti.

DA has its work cut out to show it's not a 'white party with a black leader'

2018-04-13 09:05

The DA can boast all it wants about being the most diverse political party but at its elective conference it failed spectacularly to demonstrate its claim, writes Mahlatse Mahlase.

Mom of one black and one white twin being bullied

2018-03-20 16:34

Amy Keller is the white mother of remarkable twins. One looks black and the other white.

English or Afrikaans? Our identity is about so much more

2018-01-19 08:23

Condemning the behaviour of Afrikaans schools without doing anything to advance indigenous languages undermines our national identity anchored in unity in diversity, writes Mpumelelelo Mkhabela.


Umbrella funds lock out black players

2018-09-09 06:21

Umbrella funds are one of the biggest barriers to the transformation of the asset management sector as they offer a large list of services in-house and own the value chains, making it difficult for black asset managers to penetrate the market.

The dangers of 'us vs them' creeping into political rhetoric

2018-06-27 08:38

We are fast moving into a phase where "otherness" is again becoming part of our political narrative. We must guard against this, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

The unsettling meanings of coloured identity and why it should be challenged

2018-06-18 11:36

Experiences of white racism have shaped coloured identities but so too has anti-black prejudice, writes Eleanor du Plooy.

Floyd Shivambu's nativist politics show EFF for what they really are

2018-06-07 08:21

A series of statements by EFF leaders on identity, race, ethnicity, citizenship and language shows a party steeped in racial and ethnic chauvinism, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Not all Africans aspire to be white

2018-05-06 06:01

The rather unfortunate comments by one Mbe Mbhele in City Press regarding the supposed un-freedom and the desire by blacks to be white, are deeply unsettling, writes Kole Legodi.

Time for white people to say: 'not in my name'

2018-05-02 08:08

It is not good enough to march when we think Jacob Zuma is a bad president, but when whites do evil things assume our fellow citizens know that we are against it and therefore stay quiet, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

What the DA is doing for diversity in the party

2018-04-13 16:29

We envision a society that is truly diverse, and must continue our work in building One South Africa For All, despite what the naysayers have to say, writes Mmusi Maimane.

DA diversity debate offensive to black people

2018-04-13 07:50

Black people are not a homogeneous group and there is no one way to be black. We are more than our skin, writes Mondli Zondo.

5 reasons we know that the future is female

2018-03-08 00:00

Inspired by shows like Skeem Saam and US sitcom Grown-ish, we decided to give a special shoutout to our fave woke GenZ crushes in SA.

On the road to a united SA: what (still) divides us?

2017-12-28 08:00

63% of South Africans agree that reconciliation is impossible for as long as people who were disadvantaged under apartheid remain poor, writes Elnari Potgieter.

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