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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 01 Sep 2017 18:04 pm
The university student who spent R800 000 that wasn’t hers should never have been put in that position in the first place, says GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 25 Aug 2017 12:47 pm
The journalist was murdered under horrific circumstances. GEORGINA GUEDES points out that there’s nothing she could have done to keep herself safe.
Opinion 16 Aug 2017 15:19 pm
Donald Trump revealed last night that he attributes fault for the violence in Charlottesville to “both sides”. GEORGINA GUEDES speculates this may end his reign.
Opinion 31 Jul 2017 10:47 am
The St Johns scandal, the Wynberg School hair debacle… our schools have to rethink their rules and policies, says GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 21 Jul 2017 13:44 pm
The suicide of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington has highlighted the need to help people in emotional pain. GEORGINA GUEDES highlights the best approaches.
Opinion 06 Jul 2017 15:42 pm
A recent Equality Court ruling that the F*ck White People exhibition did not constitute hate speech has people up in arms. Get over it, says GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 26 Jun 2017 15:12 pm
All the media fuss about Gwyneth Paltrow’s recent Goop Conference highlights that an obsession with wellness is a function of privilege, says GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 02 Jun 2017 14:23 pm
Read the news right now and you may feel that the bad guys are winning. But there are good people fighting back, and GEORGINA GUEDES believes they should inspire us all.
Opinion 26 May 2017 13:12 pm
The Marlborough Licensing Department encourages customers to make use of informal traders outside of its gates. GEORGINA GUEDES wonders why this arrangement isn’t more…well…formal?
Opinion 03 May 2017 19:22 pm
Thousands of parents flocked to the online GDE Admissions site yesterday – but will they get the quality of education they anticipate, asks Georgina Guedes.