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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 Jun 2015 16:56 pm
The blame-mongering and tattletaling of government is reminiscent of a playground squabble. Except one of the players has committed crimes against humanity, writes Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 10 Jun 2015 11:30 am
So it seems like we got the Fifa World Cup with bribery and corruption. How do we respond? With a baying for blood and a transparent inquiry? No, says Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 04 Jun 2015 11:03 am
Wikipedia has a listing for a “fire pool”. Who put it there is anyone’s guess. But Wikipedia might just take it away, for its leanings towards satire, says Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 28 May 2015 14:04 pm
SA’s new visa regulations, which come into effect next Monday, seek to address some pretty serious social ills. But Georgina Guedes warns they’re preventing more good than bad.
Opinion 20 May 2015 10:16 am
Game of Thrones is known for delivering wedding-night shockers, so why, asks Georgina Guedes, is everyone so het up about this particular one?
Opinion 13 May 2015 11:12 am
If you can’t think critically about what you share on Facebook, Georgina Guedes asks that you take away one important lesson before you potentially ruin a life.
Opinion 06 May 2015 12:28 pm
Apparently using Google to write a eulogy is now a crime punishable with the severest sentence, as judged in the High Court of the Media and Public Opinion, says Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 22 Apr 2015 15:22 pm
As a vigil was held for the victims of xenophobia at Constitution Hill, Georgina Guedes lit a candle in participation and mourned for what we, as South Africans have become.
Opinion 15 Apr 2015 14:22 pm
People who have been rushing to the defence of the Big Brother housemate accused of rape, should remember that if there is no consent, then it's rape writes Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 09 Apr 2015 09:59 am
A week of statue activity has kept SA extremists busy. Perhaps the solution lies in a cultural policy to address the issue of how to remember the past, suggests Georgina Guedes.