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Angelo Fick

Angelo Fick is a resident current affairs and news analyst at eNCA.  He has twenty years’ experience teaching and researching across a variety of disciplines at universities in South Africa and Europe.  Most recently he taught critical thinking and philosophy of science in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

Opinion 22 Mar 2017 11:45 am
In South African Library Week, Angelo Fick considers the value of libraries in his own life, and its importance in the life of the country generally.
Opinion 20 Mar 2017 12:08 pm
Helen Zille's Tweets on colonialism ought to concern us, but not because they cause political offense, suggests Angelo Fick
Opinion 13 Mar 2017 10:32 am
The temptation to dismiss warning signs of political trouble as the delusions of the paranoid ought to be resisted, locally and globally, Angelo Fick suggests.
Opinion 06 Mar 2017 13:18 pm
It may be time for government officials to be reminded that they are servants of the people, and ought to account through the media to us, Angelo Fick suggests.
Opinion 27 Feb 2017 12:30 pm
In addressing the public at media briefings, political actors may well need to rethink their current strategies, says Angelo Fick.
Opinion 24 Feb 2017 13:04 pm
Angelo Fick considers what questions confront 55 million people in South Africa given the current threat of another wave of xenophobic violence.
Opinion 23 Feb 2017 07:56 am
Angelo Fick considers some moments in Pravin Gordhan's 'Budget 2017', and interrogates who it benefits, and how, and with what consequences for the future.
Opinion 21 Feb 2017 14:59 pm
Angelo Fick suggests that far from instructing us on tightening our belts, the Finance Minister, like all of us, may need to look elsewhere to learn about coping.
Opinion 16 Feb 2017 15:59 pm
Now that the State of the Nation Address, debate, and reply have concluded, Angelo Fick reflects on what it says about South Africa in 2017.
Opinion 13 Feb 2017 12:46 pm
In anticipation of the debate on the State of the Nation Address 2017, Angelo Fick suggests there is a cautionary tale for South Africans in current US politics.