Angelo Fick Back to 783: not yet checkmate

In the wake of the Supreme Court of Appeals judgment, Angelo Fick cautions against assuming that the end of Jacob Zuma's political career is nigh.

Michael Appel A hole in our heritage

A country’s history is its unique story. Leave out a part of that story and it ceases to be what so many South Africans are calling for these days - a true holistic representation.

The Conversation Africa The role of group therapy in helping women cope with postnatal depression

Initiatives to help women suffering postnatal depression are needed and should be encouraged and integrated as part of routine antenatal and postnatal care. By DIXON CHIBANDA.

The Conversation Africa SA's competition body is being distracted by market inquiries

South Africa's Competition Commission may be wasting resources in undertaking market inquiries as they are expensive and yield little results. By PHUMUDZO MUNYAI.

Georgina Guedes Dove models and spur waffles

Social media outrage is strong in the fight against injustice this week but Georgina Guedes points out that we need to get better at seeing the whole story.

The Conversation Africa There's a strong chance that one-third of all people will be African by 2100

Will the African population inevitably quadruple by the end of the century? And what are the reasons for this extraordinary growth? By GILLES PISON.

The Conversation Africa How Cape Town can win support for the next round of water cuts

It’s important for the city of Cape Town to inspire residential trust in water restrictions. Without this, the harsh effects of the drought will be exacerbated. By DAVID OLIVIER.

The Conversation Africa African voices raised in support of people with albinism

Singing, music, films and dances are crucial in promoting and protecting the human rights of Africans with albinism. By JEAN BURKE.

Angelo Fick Kazuo Ishiguro: Nobel Laureate for Literature, 2017

In honouring the Japanese-born English writer, Angelo Fick suggests, the Swedish Academy is recognising a subtle but significant talent in Kazuo Ishiguro.

The Conversation Africa Why, a decade on, a new book on Zuma's rape trial has finally hit home

SA has changed since Jacob Zuma's 2006 rape trial. A new and assertive feminist movement has emerged and attacks on the president have become common cause. By SHIREEN HASSIM.

Angelo Fick World Teachers' Day 2017

Despite Pink Floyd's warning, Angelo Fick suggests that good teachers play an inestimably important role in the world, and they remain undervalued.

The Conversation Africa What Tutu's ubuntu credo teaches about justice and harmony

Archbishop Bishop Desmond Tutu can take substantial credit for having made the term 'ubuntu' familiar. would like to send you push notifications.
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