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Georgina Guedes

Georgina Guedes is a freelance journalist who loves to bring grey areas under the spotlight. She writes about politics, parenting, feminism and food – but not often in the same articles. She lives in Johannesburg with her husband and two children. You can follow @georginaguedes on Twitter.

Opinion 26 Nov 2014 12:54 pm
The boys who brutally beat Delia Adonis in Cape Town showed contempt for the value of her life not once, but twice says Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 19 Nov 2014 16:36 pm
The SA mother who smothered her kids in the UK will serve no prison time, but Georgina Guedes doesn’t believe she was mentally ill when she made her decision.
Opinion 12 Nov 2014 09:46 am
Parliament’s ad hoc Nkandla committee has rejected Thuli Madonsela’s report. Georgina Guedes takes a guess at what they’re going to try to make us swallow next.
Opinion 05 Nov 2014 08:43 am
Load-shedding and other power shortages have left Georgina Guedes with a lot of panic and very little sympathy for Eskom.
Opinion 29 Oct 2014 15:25 pm
South Africa has revealed itself to be a cesspit of misogyny, the murder of Senzo Meyiwa has revealed. Georgina Guedes points out that Meyiwa was in the wrong too.
Opinion 22 Oct 2014 10:41 am
Justice has been served. Whatever you may believe Oscar Pistorius to be guilty of, an appropriate sentence has been handed down for the crime.
Opinion 15 Oct 2014 10:13 am
There is outrage over the decapitation of owls in Alexandra. But Georgina Guedes believes it is misplaced.
Opinion 08 Oct 2014 14:59 pm
Another month, another murder trial. Georgina Guedes takes a look at why SA can’t possibly muster the enthusiasm for another telling of the man-murders-intimate-partner story.
Opinion 02 Oct 2014 10:02 am
While it’s not much of a defence, Georgina Guedes points out that South Africa isn’t the only country that’s lost its morals in the face of the mighty influence of China.