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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 17 Sep 2015 09:49 am
Photos of an Italian MEP who takes her baby to parliament have been circulating on Facebook. Georgina Guedes says this is not how accommodating workplaces should look.
Opinion 11 Sep 2015 12:37 pm
Thursday's mindblowing discovery by the Wits palaeontology team have expanded human knowledge, and reminded us how little we really know. Georgina Guedes examines the implications.
Opinion 02 Sep 2015 14:47 pm
Clive Naidoo was rude to a police officer. She was rude back. He recorded it. The rest is history. Georgina Guedes outlines the lessons we should learn from this.
Opinion 27 Aug 2015 10:54 am
It’s odd that Cyril Ramaphosa flew to Japan on a Gupta jet. But Georgina Guedes believes he’ll be charting his own course, soon enough.
Opinion 20 Aug 2015 14:30 pm
The cheating Ashley Madison website users’ personal information has been released. Georgina Guedes sits back and waits for the mudslinging to start...
Opinion 12 Aug 2015 12:33 pm
South African brands contrived to make this Women’s Day a memorable one for us all. Georgina Guedes thanks them for the reminder of why we still struggle.
Opinion 29 Jul 2015 14:44 pm
If you eat meat and wear leather, then you really have no excuse for vilifying hunters who come to Africa to shoot game, says Georgina Guedes (who eats meat).
Opinion 22 Jul 2015 11:31 am
If you think that the media won’t shut up about Nkandla, the ad hoc parliamentary committee is showing them a thing or two about flogging a dead horse, says Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 15 Jul 2015 10:17 am
Wits stated that Mcebo Dlamini did not commit hate speech with his “Hitler” comments. He’s at it again, calling Jews “Devils”. Georgina Guedes explores.
Opinion 09 Jul 2015 19:41 pm
It's easy to ridicule people on the internet. Georgina Guedes says you may have become a troll, without even thinking about it. And therein lies the problem.