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Half the sky but less of everything else

18 September 2014 13:45

Women hold up half the sky. But 20 years ago, there was hardly anywhere for them to pee in our Parliament. Since then, more women have entered those chambers as politicians rather than merely their wives (for whom the few toilets in the parliamentary precinct were meant before 1994).

No place for whites, really?

17 September 2014 6:45

First up, we must move from the starting point that South Africa is a country of laws. It is a constitutional democracy in which the republic’s supreme law must always reign above all else – a society in which the Constitutional Court stands guardian over the nations laws, norms and practices.

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14 September 2014 15:00

Suffer the black capitalists

17 September 2014 6:45

No place for whites, really?


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Thuli Madonsela is our No. 1

I heard with shock when insults were elevated to another level by Kebby Maphatsoe, a leader of government who audaciously called Public Protector Thuli Madonsela a CIA spy and accused her of undermining the ANC.

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I miss her.
Nomathemba Muholi who has not heard from her daughter who was in Nigeria during the church collapse