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Rebecca Davis

Rebecca Davis is a journalist who lives in Cape Town. She is a staff writer for the Daily Maverick and a frequent contributor to other South African publications. She can also be heard weekly on Cape Talk.

Opinion 25 May 2017 08:45 am
There is reason to be cautiously hopeful that this may be the moment that government gets serious about tackling gender-based violence. By REBECCA DAVIS.
Opinion 24 May 2017 08:08 am
The Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome, built at a cost of almost R30-million, leaves its predecessor in the dust. By REBECCA DAVIS.
Opinion 16 May 2017 14:59 pm
The South African Health and Development Survey puts it starkly. In total, only 23% of children age 6-23 months have met criteria for a minimum acceptable diet. By REBECCA DAVIS.
Opinion 11 May 2017 07:20 am
The time for a national conversation about how to disentangle masculinity from violence is long overdue. By REBECCA DAVIS.
Opinion 21 Apr 2017 08:49 am
What is ahead, then, for the relationship between government, banks, and the broader South African society? REBECCA DAVIS takes a look.
Opinion 30 Mar 2017 07:08 am
Who will step into Gordhan’s shoes? REBECCA DAVIS takes a look at some of the possible candidates.
Opinion 29 Mar 2017 07:38 am
Those seeking a resignation can look elsewhere: the lady’s not for turning. By REBECCA DAVIS.
Opinion 24 Mar 2017 11:25 am
The Western Cape cabinet announced that it was proceeding with the private sale of the land, giving justifications which activists reject as spurious. By REBECCA DAVIS.
Opinion 15 Mar 2017 07:56 am
While opposition parties want Bathabile Dlamini to go, the minister and her supporters remain defiant, writes REBECCA DAVIS.
Opinion 08 Mar 2017 10:24 am
Julius Malema recently said the EFF was considering resigning from Parliament to force a new round of elections. Can the opposition actually make this happen? by REBECCA DAVIS.