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25 October 2014 10:33 (South Africa)
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By Stephen Grootes
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Cosatu and Numsa: The divorce deferred, again


By Marianne Thamm
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The killing of Anni: A view of South African courts, 25 years later


By Simon Allison
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Botswana votes in climate of fear and intimidation


By J Brooks Spector
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US/Cuba: The Ebola connection


By Lesley Stones
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Review: A lack of guffaws, but not because it wasn’t Funnier Than Them


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Medium-Term Budget: Nene's House of pain and cutbacks


By Greg Nicolson
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ANC's report on Cosatu: A house divided


By J Brooks Spector
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Ben Bradlee (1921-2014): Death of a true media giant


By Marianne Thamm
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The Killing of Anni: Defence roughs up prosecution’s ballistics expert


By Raymond Suttner
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Op-Ed: The erosion of trust and paralysis in crucial institutions


By AFRICA CHECK
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Africa Check: Does carnage on South Africa’s roads claim more lives than AIDS and TB?


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: Cape Town's Joe Slovo residents “too young” for houses


By Antoinette Muller
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Calypso Collapso: 2014, the year cricket administration died


By KATHRYN STINSON
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Ebola: Journey to a quarantined village


By Simon Allison
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Boko Haram and the ceasefire that wasn’t


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Things we lost in the Pistorius fire: Reeva, truth, justice


By Stephen Grootes
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What would a COSATU fracture mean for the ANC?


By Carolyn Raphaely
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The parallel universe in Kgosi Mampuru: Inmates with disabilities speak


By Antoinette Muller
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New Zealand vs. South Africa – 1st ODI, five talking points


By Antoinette Muller
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Cricket: SA has already replaced Kallis - we just don’t realise it yet


By Marianne Thamm
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The Killing of Anni: A semantic battlefield where words get in the way


By Greg Nicolson
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Pistorius: Five years (or less) for killing Reeva


By Marianne Thamm
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The killing of Anni: Planning a wedding and a funeral


By AFRIFORUM
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Right of Response: ‘Larney, jou p**s’ is hate speech - AfriForum


By J Brooks Spector
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When US politics met Ebola


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Pistorius Trial: The arrogance, the privilege, the farce, the insult


By Antoinette Muller
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C’mon, feel the noise! Boks vs All Blacks in Soweto would make major impact


By Russell Pollitt
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Family Synod, Part III: A mixed bag?


By Greg Nicolson
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Oscar Pistorius: The D-Day this way comes


By Marianne Thamm
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The killing of Anni: A courtroom artist helps to see justice done


By Simon Allison
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Mozambique elections: ‘Now Frelimo has to listen’


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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The Vanishing: Will Zuma duck or become a lame duck?


By Antoinette Muller
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Déjà vu: WI pay disputes could disrupt SA’s cricketing summer


By Stephen Grootes
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A politics of chaos: Vetocracy, the SA way


By Lesley Stones
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Review: Lottering still ready for liftoff


By Deon Schoeman
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BMW X3 xDrive 20d X-Line: Evolution of the species


By Greg Nicolson
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Pistorius: Fate awaits


By Antoinette Muller
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Ebola casts a long shadow over 2015 Africa Cup of Nations


By Simon Allison
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Eskom to the rescue! Yes, really.


By John Sellar
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Book extract: ‘The UN’s Lone Ranger: Combating International Wildlife Crime’


By Marianne Thamm
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Op-Ed: Fame and celebrity - a fatal and destructive modern attraction


By Marelise van der Merwe
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Samba-dy to love: Jazz gem Amanda Tiffin


By ANDREA TEAGLE
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Refugees: Out of the frying pan and into the fire of South Africa’s healthcare system


By AFRICA CHECK
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AFRICA CHECK: Does SA really employ more civil servants than the US?


By Greg Nicolson
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Oscar Pistorius: A day of tears, threats and anguish


By J Brooks Spector
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Looking on the past: The artistry and science of John Gurche


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Ahmed Kathrada: On 25 years of freedom, love and peace


By Dirk de Vos
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Survivor: Eskom edition, in two easy episodes


By Simon Allison
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Madagascar: The return of the impatient exile










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By D BILCHITZ & M FINN
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Analysis: Animal welfare and environmental protection go together


By Shaun Swingler
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Collateral damage: Gang officer’s family shot in ‘home invasion’ attack


By Simon Allison
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The President’s Fund: Where is the money for Apartheid victims actually going?


By GroundUp
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Op-Ed: Getting community service for lawyers right


By Anthea Jeffery
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Op-Ed: South African policy trajectory risks Venezuela-style economic decline


By Stephen Grootes
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Cosatu: Approaching Armageddon


By Marianne Thamm
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The killing of Anni: Defence suggests gunmen tried to rape Anni and hold her hostage


By Lesley Stones
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No nap required: ‘The Vertical Hour’ will keep you bolt upright


By SAMANTHA CORBETT
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Analysis: Combating the global epidemic of prison overcrowding


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Justice and the 'broken men': Jacob Zuma and Oscar Pistorius




By Greg Nicolson
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Oscar Pistorius: Will life go back to normal?


By Stephen Grootes
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Gauteng province: The ANC’s reality check?


By Simon Allison
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Flare-up in Central African Republic: Yet another setback for a peace process going nowhere


By Greg Nicolson
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Pistorius trial: The final days


By Greg Marinovich
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Marikana: Don’t touch Lonmin on its Bermuda


By Kalim Rajab
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Review: The great beauty of The Great Beauty


By Simon Allison
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Mozambique: This election changes everything


By Melissa Reitz
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“So who actually looks after our elephants then?”


By Deon Schoeman
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Hyundai Grand i10: This Grand could be grander


By Raymond Suttner
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Judging the judges: Professionalism, transformation and an active citizenry




By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Nkandla: Further to the brink the ANC, and South Africa, goes


By J Brooks Spector
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After Obama's cruel summer, November could still be the cruellest of them all


By Marelise van der Merwe
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Steve Newman: Still living it, after all these years


By Richard Poplak
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The Betrayers: A fiction too close to plausible reality for comfort


By Marianne Thamm
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The Killing of Anni: The Internet and Shrien’s tortured inner world


By J Brooks Spector
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Saeb Erakat – Palestinian uber-negotiator


By Mandla Maseko
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Marikana – The Musical: A tale of democracy’s pitfalls


By SHEHNILLA MOHAMED
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Op-Ed: South Africa must not separate human rights from LGBTI rights


By GroundUp
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Op-Ed: Why judges matter, beyond the Dewani case


By Simon Allison
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Mozambique: The little opposition party that could




By Stephen Grootes
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Chris Hani and the Arms Deal bombshell: A death that still hangs over us


By Ranjeni Munusamy
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Cooking Zuma's goose: How the ANC's attempts to protect the president keep backfiring


By Greg Nicolson
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Makhura: Long live township economies, long live!


By Antoinette Muller
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Meet the two men making a difference in Khayelitsha’s rugby development


By Antoinette Muller
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Premier League: Little headway in handling injured noggins


By Richard Poplak
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Mark Shuttleworth, The State and Ubuntu 2.0


By Simon Allison
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Analysis: It’s too late to be worried about the Islamic State in Africa


By GroundUp
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Arriving in Sierra Leone: Ebola - it is real


By J Brooks Spector
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The Secret Service and African American agonies


By Marianne Thamm
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The killing of Anni: The victim finally in the courtroom




By Lesley Stones
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Review: Bravo, Brazil!


By Antoinette Muller
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Kevin Pietersen, the one that will never go away


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: ‘In Nyanga, people die almost every day’


By Stephen Grootes
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Lesetja Kganyago of the Reserve Bank: Right man for the job, wrong man for the Left


By Greg Nicolson
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Sadtu: We don't need no National Assessments


By Stephen Grootes
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Bulelani Ngcuka strikes back: Too little, too late


By RUTH HOPKINS and KYLA HERRMANNSEN
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Wits Justice Project: One man’s long walk home


By Niki Moore
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Free State electricity's impenetrable darkness


By Marianne Thamm
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Analysis: The killing of Anni - Undercurrents will expose social pressure and fear of rejection


By Carla Lever
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Fringe Festival: Foursight isn’t 20-20


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