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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 19 Dec 2017 14:59 pm
Angelo Fick responds to the ANC Women's League's disappointment at the outcome of the party's top-six election.
Opinion 17 Dec 2017 14:03 pm
Angelo Fick reflects on the ANC's 54th conference and on the prospects for a resolution of the issues which caused a delay in proceedings.
Opinion 11 Dec 2017 15:04 pm
Angelo Fick considers what the horror of the death of 143 mental health patients in state care in South Africa's wealthiest province reveals about the present.
Opinion 16 Nov 2017 15:58 pm
Angelo Fick thinks about history and moral obligation in an allegory as South Africans contemplate current political events in Zimbabwe.
Opinion 07 Nov 2017 13:57 pm
ANGELO FICK wonders whether contemporary South Africa would be credible as a realist novel, film, or television series.
Opinion 03 Nov 2017 16:34 pm
At the end of a week that began with displays of the old South African flag, Angelo Fick considers what calls for bannings its display reveal.
Opinion 26 Oct 2017 12:30 pm
As another financial scandal breaks a day after South Africans heard government's report on the country's finances, Angelo Fick reworks a folk tale via Chaucer.
Opinion 19 Oct 2017 10:35 am
Angelo Fick suggests that we listen to and believe the many women who have spoken up about their own experiences in the #MeToo campaign.
Opinion 13 Oct 2017 15:03 pm
In the wake of the Supreme Court of Appeals judgment, Angelo Fick cautions against assuming that the end of Jacob Zuma's political career is nigh.
Opinion 12 Oct 2017 12:24 pm
In the wake of the findings of the Timol Inquest, Angelo Fick contemplates its significance for South Africa in 2017.