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25 July 2014 05:33 (South Africa)
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Winds of change: Parliament’s good, bad and downright ugly

  • Ranjeni Munusamy
  • South Africa
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Headline Features
By Rebecca Davis
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'Winnie Mandela Province' and an independent Afrikaner state: The politics of exclusion in the 'new' South Africa


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 Dirk de Vos
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SA Mining: What an Iraqi in Norway can teach us all


By Simon Allison
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The CAR ceasefire: a (very) small step towards stability


By Deon Schoeman
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Honda Accord: Can bigger be better?


By Stephen Grootes
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Adapt or die: Malema vs. the Establishment


By Rebecca Davis
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Land, firebrands and grandstands: just another day in Parliament


By Raymond Suttner
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Op-Ed: Economic Freedom Fighters’ politics of dress


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


By Simon Allison
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A rare victory for journalists in Zimbabwe


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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Dutch mourn as first MH17 bodies arrive in Netherlands


By Reuters
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Gaza bloodshed deepens as airlines shun Israel


By Antoinette Muller
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Sri Lanka vs. South Africa, second Test: Five key battles


By Greg Nicolson
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In photos: EFF protest goes haywire


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


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


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


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 Reuters
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Boko Haram moves unopposed in strategic Nigerian town


By Reuters
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Argentine default in balance as government refuses to capitulate


By Simon Allison
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Analysis: Goodluck Jonathan and a billion dollars of bad judgment


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


By Antoinette Muller
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Analysis: How about legalising ball 'tampering'?


By Reuters
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Bodies, black boxes handed over from Ukraine crash site


By Reuters
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Kerry, in Cairo, presses for Gaza cease-fire


By Reuters
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Play it again: 'Casablanca' piano to be sold at auction


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


By Greg Mills
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Analysis: Why states recover


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 Rebecca Davis
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Cape Town’s Labia cinema: Go digital or go dark


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


By Antoinette Muller
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Cricket: Morne Morkel, big beneficiary of Galle victory


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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Formula One: Rosberg wins in Germany for Mercedes


By Reuters
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McIlroy joins greats after repelling Garcia charge


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 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 Antoinette Muller
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Cricket: Of tainting and tampering


By AFRICA CHECK
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Africa Check: Do a third of South Africans really suffer from mental illness?


By Deon Schoeman
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Citroën C4 Picasso: The art of the crossover










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By Greg Nicolson
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Mbeki in the arms deal spotlight


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


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


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 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 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 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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Cricket: Five talking points after South Africa's ODI series win in Sri Lanka


By Deon Schoeman
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BMW M4 Coupé: Master blaster


By Shaun Swingler
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Manenberg gang violence: In display of solidarity, residents come out of hiding


By Rebecca Davis
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Freedom deferred: Eugene De Kock stays under lock – for now


By Antoinette Muller
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A World Cup final fit for royalty awaits


By Simon Allison
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Equatorial Guinea: One man's fight for rights in Africa’s most repressive dictatorship


By Greg Nicolson
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E-tolls: Highways in the storm


By Raymond Suttner
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Op-Ed: Does building non-racialism mean being colour-blind?


By AFRICA CHECK
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Africa Check: Have South Africans paid up R238bn in fuel levies in six years? Not if you do the sums.


By Stephen Grootes
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Comet Motsoeneng




By GroundUp
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GroundUp: Where’s the care for community health workers?


By DAILY VOX
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Daily Vox: The forgotten people of Marikana


By Rebecca Davis
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Analysis: What can South Africa learn from India’s response to sexual violence?


By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter
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Letter to the editor: A note from the City of Cape Town to the Social Justice Coalition


By Simon Allison
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Ebola: the epidemic that’s ‘out of control’


By Antoinette Muller
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Statistically speaking: Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers


By J Brooks Spector
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The World comes to Grahamstown; Grahamstown goes to the World


By Niki Moore
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North West's water contamination: A dark story of lost and ruined lives


By Simon Allison
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Mali: Did the French intervention work?


By Greg Nicolson
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Street Life: Joburg homeless face cruel, cold, blanket-less nights




By Rebecca Davis
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Defending Oscar: Team Pistorius' case


By Marianne Thamm
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Op-Ed: What would Mandela do? Some thoughts on moving beyond anger and rhetoric


By GroundUp
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GroundUp: Project to map Khayelitsha's toilets could improve sanitation


By DAILY VOX
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Daily Vox: Omar Barghouti - The full interview


By Antoinette Muller
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BLITZKRIEG


By Rebecca Davis
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Pistorius Trial: Week 11, Day Two


By Richard Poplak
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Feed a child like a dog: Self-righteousness Inc. trips up


By DAILY VOX
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Daily Vox: ‘All I want is some recognition’


By Stephen Grootes
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Analysis: The Establishment strikes back and misses – badly


By Simon Allison
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Unease and uncertainty in Zambia over President’s erratic behaviour


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