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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 01 May 2017 11:01 am
Looking back on the local history of 1 May, Angelo Fick ponders the changing meanings of the day, and why it remains important.
Opinion 25 Apr 2017 13:34 pm
Angelo Fick reflects on the need to call South African politicians up on their misguided desire to control the script of citizens' views of and actions in the world.
Opinion 03 Apr 2017 17:02 pm
Angelo Fick considers the ways in which South Africa's skills deficit can be seen in morning traffic, and in our response to political events.
Opinion 28 Mar 2017 10:26 am
Mourning Ahmed Kathrada, Angelo Fick considers the meanings of the struggle icon in his own life, and the life of South Africa as a country.
Opinion 27 Mar 2017 16:50 pm
Angelo Fick suggests hiding behind the letter of the law, some South African politicians forget the principle of accountability in our Constitutional democracy.
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.