16.5.2020 09:11 am
A group of academics has joined the growing chorus of people calling on government to accept we will have to learn to live with the coronavirus, and the sooner the better.
Decision-making at the early stages of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic (the coronavirus causing COVID-19) was constrained by a paucity of medical evidence and epidemiological data. Knowledge gained over the past two months can therefore inform the next phase of the strategy.
The majority of consumers in SA are unable to fill up a trolley in the best of times, let alone to finance a serious stockpile.
Ultimately, it is critical that Ramaphosa appreciates that salvation lies outside the ANC rather inside.
There is a golden opportunity for SA to transition from being a key contributor to global warming to becoming a key contributor to global emissions reductions.
If we needed a clearer message from the state that it is no longer business as usual, it is SAA’s move into business rescue.
This will be the realisation of a dream we have fought for throughout the resurgence of the our people.
People have become more restive about paying taxes to a government mired in allegations of corruption.
The time to think anew about climate change and act is now, as time is of the essence.
The white liberal establishment, both inside and outside the DA, holds on to its race-blindness by distorting the idea of non-racialism.
Unless the big issues are addressed, many may continue viewing events like the investment conference simply as mere talk shops.
The institute’s head of media responds to the former DA leader saying some of its members don’t want ‘a reconciled South Africa that redresses historical injustices’.
To lose freedom of thought would be to lose something uniquely human.
RIGHT OF REPLY: The former IPID boss claims that recent exposés about the police watchdog don’t grasp the full picture.
Xenophobia negates the spirit of pan-Africanism, especially its ideal that Africans share a mutual bond, regardless of their geographical location.