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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 08 Sep 2017 16:43 pm
To mark International Literacy Day, Angelo Fick considers the necessity of literacy in places like South Africa.
Opinion 07 Sep 2017 11:45 am
Angelo Fick thinks about the value of books in a country blighted by poverty in politically noisy times.
Opinion 05 Sep 2017 11:44 am
Angelo Fick suggests that raking muck over the consensual sex had by public figures distracts citizens from what really matters in politics.
Opinion 25 Aug 2017 13:00 pm
Angelo Fick considers the meanings and implications of the statistics on South African poverty released recently.
Opinion 18 Aug 2017 14:42 pm
Given the many calls upon 'conscience' from politicians, Angelo Fick wonders what role decency should play here and now.
South Africa 16 Aug 2017 16:12 pm
Five years on, as questions remain unanswered and the calls for justice persist, Angelo Fick thinks about the meanings of Marikana for contemporary South Africa.
Opinion 15 Aug 2017 14:19 pm
Angelo Fick considers what the conduct of politicians before and after the motion of no confidence reveals about South African politics.
Opinion 28 Jul 2017 15:45 pm
ANGELO FICK argues that the way in which St John's College handled allegations of racism reveals much about South Africa's failure to abolish white supremacy.
Opinion 20 Jul 2017 19:09 pm
ANGELO FICK considers the political significance of the increasing security on South African university campuses.
Opinion 17 Jul 2017 11:40 am
Angelo Fick warns against the political risks presented by South African defenders of Emmanuel Macron's racist views of African women.