Month

November 2017

All posts published in November 2017

23 posts

Uncovering state capture

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The details of the rise of Jacob Zuma and the related incidences of widespread corruption, and ultimate state capture fill the pages of two South African books, which Anthony Egan believes are both equally essential reading for any South African who wants to s... More »

Hoodwinking the black middle class

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The black middle class is hoodwinked by the government, discriminated against by the private sector, which is predominantly white, and generally oppressed by system that expects it to be the donkey of our national economic development. More »

The shared roads we travel

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Runners from all walks of life get together every weekend to run and when they do, they become better humans. Peter John Moses considers how much better the country would be if we all ran a little. More »

How our society is grooming gangsters

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In a society that lacks opportunity for the majority of South African youth, does the idealisation of the flashy gangster and prosperous thug life inspire young boys and men to adopt the attitudes and actions that will too, in their mind, help them overcome ad... More »

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