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A tale of two miracles

17 November 2014 13:45

There have been rumblings from a number of quarters across South Africa that the negotiated settlement reached in the early 1990s was rubbish. It was “selling out”.

Double dispossession for rural poor

17 November 2014 6:00

Dispossession is again sweeping KwaZulu-Natal. The dispossessor this time is not a colonial or apartheid government; it is the Ingonyama Trust board, acting in the name of King Goodwill Zwelithini.

Why won’t Lonmin learn?

16 November 2014 15:00

What has the mining firm learnt in the two years that have elapsed since the Marikana tragedy? Very little, if its new leadership is anything to go by, writes Ferial Haffajee.

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The scary state of our state

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Double dispossession for rural poor

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Was Bheki Cele speaking to the plants?

Tuesday. I’m catching up on some reading after a week of higher learning. A pretty damned fine gig. Hanging around Wits, learning shit from cats not much older than my offspring, Small James and Big James.

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