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30 July 2014 14:56 (South Africa)
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Rebels with a cause? Why Mantashe is seeing red over the EFF

  • Ranjeni Munusamy
  • South Africa
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By Marianne Thamm
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The other State of the Nation: Actually, a Good Story to Tell


By J Brooks Spector
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US Ambassador Patrick Gaspard, up close and pretty personal


By Greg Nicolson
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Platinum future: Provide dignity, prevent strikes


By Simon Allison
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Kenya’s tourism crisis: Al Shabaab hits where it hurts the most


By Reuters
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Italy's former communist L'Unita daily to stop publication


By Antoinette Muller
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A Blessing in disguise: Okagbare’s journey to Commonwealth Gold


By Reuters
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Obama says strains over Ukraine not leading to new Cold War with Russia


By Reuters
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Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce plan


By Richard Poplak
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Sh*t the EFF will do: Stop Israel from funding South African political parties


By Rebecca Davis
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The Ebola March: Should we be afraid?


By Greg Nicolson
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Numsa strike: Finish & klaar, for now


By Marianne Thamm
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The heroes the ANC forgot to remember: Robbie Waterwitch and Coline Williams, 25 years later


By Marelise van der Merwe
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Analysis: Africa’s cities, crying out for re-imagination


By GroundUp
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Redhill’s ruins: Cape Town’s forgotten District Six


By Kim Robinson
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A crack in the crucible: A review of ‘I, Afrikaner’


By Antoinette Muller
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Rugby’s golden boys: South African Blitzbokke, the quintessential modern team


By Antoinette Muller
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Sri Lanka vs. South Africa: Five things we learned from the second Test


By Reuters
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Airlines to push for independent guidance on airspace safety after Ukraine crash


By Reuters
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Court orders Russia to pay $50Billion for seizing Yukos assets


By Reuters
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Israel warns of long Gaza war


By J Brooks Spector
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US-Africa Summit: Big opportunity or just another talk-shop?


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Clear and present danger: Malema's red tide, one year on


By Reuters
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Golf: SA’s Tim Clark wins Canadian Open


By Reuters
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Fighting in Gaza abates, but truce hopes look fragile


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: Fleeced! How Ellerines and African Bank misled a customer into debt


By Greg Nicolson
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EFF: A year of living dangerously


By Antoinette Muller
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Soccer: It doesn’t matter who takes the Bafana horse to water - it won’t drink


By AFRICA CHECK
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Africa Check: Yes, South Africa's new police minister does have a Master's degree


By Rebecca Davis
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Who funds our political parties? We deserve to know.


By J Brooks Spector
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From our vault: Politics of paranoia, SA style


By Simon Allison
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Wife of top Cameroon politician nabbed: is no one safe from Boko Haram?


By Niki Moore
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A worm in the heart: a whistleblower’s account of a small town municipality riddled with corruption


By Deon Schoeman
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Honda Accord: Can bigger be better?


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Winds of change: Parliament’s good, bad and downright ugly


By Reuters
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Gaza bloodshed deepens as airlines shun Israel


By J Brooks Spector
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The world's largest Islamic state has a new president: Joko Widodo


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: Astonishing cost of Angy Peter trial sheds light on the price of justice


By Reuters
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Kerry urges Hamas to end conflict, has 'constructive' Egypt talks


By Reuters
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Argentine default in balance as government refuses to capitulate


By Marianne Thamm
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Rooting out the rot: Police Minister Nhleko’s Sisyphean task


By Marianne Thamm
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Analysis: A new Die Antwoord album - and the fine line between stupidity and cleverness


By Jonathan Whittall
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Op-Ed: The Gaza conflict – a humanitarian’s perspective


By Reuters
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McIlroy joins greats after repelling Garcia charge


By Rebecca Davis
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Flags in schools: a case of déjà flew?


By Antoinette Muller
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Sri Lanka vs. South Africa, 1st test: Five things we learned


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Commissions, task teams and the state of SA


By J Brooks Spector
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South Africa's scramble for new BRICS bank


By Greg Nicolson
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Tears and missed opportunities as Mbeki coasts through arms commission


By Greg Nicolson
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Mbeki in the arms deal spotlight










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By Richard Poplak
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Sh*t the EFF will do: Junk Die Stem


By Greg Nicolson
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In photos: EFF protest goes haywire


By Rebecca Davis
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Op-Ed: ‘Searching for Samantha’ and the bits terrorism narratives leave out


By Gilad Isaacs
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Op-Ed: Mike Schussler is wrong about inequality. Here’s why.


By J Brooks Spector
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Analysis: A depressing space-time continuum


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Hot air in a time of distress: Political disconnect keeps failing South Africa


By Stephen Grootes
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A few gentle pointers for the National Communications Task Team


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: City in the hot seat over toilet audit


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Mandelaism: A true legacy to give to the world


By Reuters
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US presses case against Russia on downed jet as horror deepens




By Reuters
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Forty-five years after Apollo landing, US debates next lunar step


By Simon Allison
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Something is rotten in the state of Swaziland


By J Brooks Spector
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From Lusitania to Malaysia Flight 17, a tale of disasters that sparked crises and wars


By ALEXANDER O'RIORDAN
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Op-Ed: As the Brics Bank takes shape, do we really understand the World Bank's power?


By Antoinette Muller
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Cricket: Of tainting and tampering


By Marianne Thamm
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Our philosopher playwright: Fugard’s remarkable gift that keeps on giving


By Raymond Suttner
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Op-Ed: Does parliament represent the people?


By Rebecca Davis
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Budget vote debates, Day Three: The bits you need to know


By PREMA NAIDOO
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Op-Ed: Remembering what Gandhi gave South Africa, a century later


By Simon Allison
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Libya: A government in name alone




By Rebecca Davis
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Budget vote debates, Day Two: The bits you need to know


By Antoinette Muller
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Cricket: Elgar in tune with opening role


By Stephen Grootes
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Social grants – a real, good story to tell


By Simon Allison
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Op-Ed: ICC should drop Kenyatta case – for now


By Richard Poplak
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Banking on BRICS: The developing world gets a credit card


By Marianne Thamm
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Don’t let me be misunderstood: FW de Klerk and the burden of history


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: HRC - Cape Town’s chemical toilets violate human rights


By Greg Nicolson
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Marikana Commission: Mthethwa under fire


By Rebecca Davis
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Budget vote debates: The bits you need to know


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Information overload: Government’s 'good story' on steroids




By Stephen Grootes
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Op-Ed: The anthem debate – time to talk about shared future


By Simon Allison
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Analysis: New French force rides the winds of change in the Sahel


By GroundUp
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Op-Ed: Do wage increases lead to greater inequality?


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: Death with dignity not only a debate for developed countries


By Antoinette Muller
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Sri Lanka vs. South Africa, First Test: Four key battles


By Antoinette Muller
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Dane to dream: South Africa’s latest Test recruit speaks to Daily Maverick


By Marianne Thamm
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Fugard’s daughter: Lara Foot finds a universe in a small story


By Dirk de Vos
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Analysis: How much more electricity generating capacity does South Africa need?


By Greg Nicolson
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Marikana Commission: Mthethwa chooses middle road


By Rebecca Davis
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Analysis: Lwandle blame-game will not fix underlying housing issues




By J Brooks Spector
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Farewell Nadine Gordimer, creator of a universe of anger, angst, irony and hope


By Richard Poplak
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Book review—Age of ambition: Chasing fortune, truth and faith in the new China


By Russell Pollitt
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Op-Ed: On sexual abuse in the Church – facing our failures


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: Andile Lili sets sights on 2016 elections


By Marianne Thamm
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The right to die: Archbishop Tutu provides guidance on the last medical, legal and ethical frontier


By J Brooks Spector
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Gaza, the Middle East and Everything: The geometry of death


By Rebecca Davis
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Madiba and the FBI: Spies, threats and Commies


By Stephen Grootes
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The SABC crisis: Just another building block in a greater humiliation


By Greg Nicolson
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The Numsa strike in five key issues


By Antoinette Muller
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Vorsprung durch Vorbereitung: Complete Germany crowned World Cup champions


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