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Face it, SA Airways is beyond rescue
SAA has been in business rescue since December.
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Decisive action will save economy
An equitable wealth tax on the superrich should also be considered.
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Covid app push a bit behind times
Tracking and tracing now is less valuable than it would have been six months ago.
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Impact of Covid-19 spans generations as kids move back home
According to survey, 64% of those aged between 21 and 35 said either they had been forced to move back home or they knew of someone who had to go back to mom and dad because the restrictions had hit them hard in the pocket.
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The rail ‘challenge’ signals failed state
Fikile Mbalula was on the money with his observation about why country’s train tracks, railway cabling and station infrastructure have been pillaged at an eye-watering rate. It’s because of the ineptness of those running the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa.
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Africa must unite against jihadists
This week, it also emerged that the rebels had made significant gains by occupying islands, including those near resort operations linked to South African companies.
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Remember, ANC, you work for SA

Editorials Remember, ANC, you work for SA

It’s taken a while – 26 years – but could this be the moment that the ANC finally realises that ethics is not the name of a county in England?

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EFF and the art of doublespeak

Editorials EFF and the art of doublespeak

What is sad is that so few will notice, or care about, the doublespeak.

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SA’s spooks fight the wrong battles

Editorials SA’s spooks fight the wrong battles

Our spooks have been used for the best part of a decade to fight ANC internal battles. So we are vulnerable.

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Numbers suggest it is time to return to a normal life

Editorials Numbers suggest it is time to return to a normal life

We believe there was no alternative to a lockdown at the beginning – but, given the evolution of events, it does seem that it has outlived its usefulness.

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Some are more equal than others

Editorials Some are more equal than others

First, they seemingly did not have the permission required from the department of transport for the cross-border journey.

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Biko’s legacy can’t be hijacked

Editorials Biko’s legacy can’t be hijacked

He should be remembered, therefore, as a national hero and his legacy must not be appropriated by anyone.

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Quiet hero leaves lasting legacy

Editorials Quiet hero leaves lasting legacy

His death this week, at the age of 92, has deprived South Africa not only of a fine mind – legal and otherwise – but also of one of life’s true gentlemen.

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Don’t let thugs write our history

Editorials Don’t let thugs write our history

This is about accepting we are in trouble and that, if we don’t work to bridge the racial divide, we allow extremists like the EFF to write our history.

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Questions around Zim delegation

Editorials Questions around Zim delegation

What is certain is that this delegation is unlikely to call for softer action on political dissent in Zimbabwe – nor to call on Zanu-PF to stop looting their country…

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Double standards from EFF cadres

Editorials Double standards from EFF cadres

The attitudes and comments of the EFF show it as male chauvinistic as most men in SA. It’s no wonder we battle the scourge of gender-based violence.

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Clamp down on intimidation

Editorials Clamp down on intimidation

The interdict will be a key test case of the right to protest – and how the law enforcement authorities and courts interpret the word ‘peaceful’.

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It’s a catastrophe from any angle

Editorials It’s a catastrophe from any angle

The danger, too, of the ‘half the economy disappeared’ narrative is that it will be used to attack the idea of lockdowns as a pointless exercise.

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Clicks fallout may have far-reaching ramifications

Editorials Clicks fallout may have far-reaching ramifications

Whatever else you may say about the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), you cannot say they are not extremely politically astute.

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Juju should be careful before storming Clicks stores

Editorials Juju should be careful before storming Clicks stores

While we condemn the sheer thoughtlessness of Clicks, we prefer the approach of women who have posted pictures of themselves, celebrating the beauty of their hair in a campaign #clicksmustfall.




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