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5 Reasons Why Expats are Moving Back to South Africa

Immigration is not for the faint of heart. You have to really want to make it work and be willing to go to extreme...

Frustrated South African on Why More Locals Are Considering Emigration

(Almost) Every South African is currently re-evaluating their situation and reconsidering their decision to stay in South Africa. And who can blame us? writes...

Stand for Something or End up Falling for Anything….

It’s a very difficult thing on occasion to ignore what’s going on around you. Or at least, not to react too negatively towards it....
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No Need to Despair… Even as the Dream of South Africa...

Like many, this Easter I feel that the dream of South Africa feels more like a nightmare. Personal interests, corruption, private gain, entitlement, a...

SA Teen’s Letter: “President Zuma, We Need You… To Resign”

South African teen blogger DYLAN ELS has written this open letter to President Jacob Zuma. He has also emailed it to the Presidency and relevant...

South Africa: Helen Zille’s Folly and the Simplicities of Debate

It’s remarkable how a South African politician as intelligent as Helen Zille, premier of the Western Cape and former leader of the opposition Democratic...

‘White Monopoly Capital’: An Excuse to Avoid South Africa’s Real Problems

The call for radical economic transformation has grown louder following President Jacob Zuma’s 2017 State of the Nation Address. Accompanying these calls is a...
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Africa’s Elderly Leaders Get No Prizes for Hanging On

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation recently announced that once again, no-one had earned its annual prize for Achievement in African Leadership. The prize is meant...

OPINION: “The ANC Government’s Strategy to Starve Millions”

In 1980 there were 127 000 commercial farmers serving a population of 25 million people. As a result South Africa used to feed nine...

Thabo Mbeki Calls For A ‘Rebirth’. Is South Africa Up To...

The appointment of former South African president Thabo Mbeki as Chancellor of one of the country’s largest tertiary institutions, the University of South Africa...

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