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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 10 Mar 2018 09:58 am
Three stories this week have blown the collective mind of South Africans this week. And they didn’t even emerge from the political landscape, writes Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 02 Mar 2018 07:48 am
White South Africans need to manage their expectations around what Cyril Ramaphosa can - and should - deliver, writes Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 13 Feb 2018 06:42 am
A number of outrageous news stories have turned out to be true, but the one piece of true news we’re anticipating never seems to make it into the headlines, writes GEORGINA GUEDES
Opinion 19 Jan 2018 11:01 am
Whatever you think about Aziz Ansari and 'Grace', there’s a lesson to be learnt from the story of that' bad date', writes GEORGINA GUEDES.
South Africa 04 Jan 2018 13:52 pm
The minimum wage for domestic workers for 2018 has been set. But it doesn’t even begin to scratch the surface of what your helper does for you, says Georgina Guedes.
Opinion 01 Dec 2017 12:07 pm
This week’s news headlines have had many South Africans celebrating ideas that they are usually opposed to. GEORGINA GUEDES examines why.
Opinion 24 Nov 2017 16:22 pm
Oscar Pistorius and Christopher Panayiotou were sentenced on Friday. Justice may be served, but how do we stop men from killing women in the first place? asks GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 02 Nov 2017 13:35 pm
Racial tensions are high in SA, but a series of Facebook posts have defused the tension and helped South Africans to laugh at themselves again, writes GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 19 Oct 2017 12:39 pm
While #metoo isn’t going to change the world, it just may have come at the right time for a handful of men who will hear and change their behaviour, writes GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 11 Oct 2017 10:27 am
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.