Coughing Up For Gold
Until Julius Comes
Daily Maverick Podcasts
A website for people who matter
22 June 2017 14:14 (South Africa)
GroundUp: Knysna fire’s wake-up call
The mayor explains the lessons learnt. By Melanie Gosling for GROUNDUP.
No Confidence Motion: ConCourt throws secret ballot decision back to Mbete
GroundUp: Second week of mass evictions and violent protests in Port Elizabeth
Watership Down: The reality of mining Mabola
SCORPIO: In the non-surprise of the year, WMCLEAKS.com smear campaign tracked to a Gupta associate
Marianne Thamm and Jean Le Roux
GroundUp: Prisoners across the country demand parole hearings
Reporter’s Notebook: Journalism in the time of lies
Analysis: Does the Auditor-General need more teeth?
Reporter’s Parliamentary Notebook: Factions and fractures in the House as committees start to probe #GuptaLeaks, sort of
Report: In appealing to elites, Malema mixes radicalism with new political savvy
Let slip the Dogs of War: How beneficiaries of state capture are protecting their project
Op-Ed: Fragmenting and diffusing state capture probe a recipe for disaster
Reporter’s Parliamentary Notebook: Four state capture probes mandated
Cricket: Proteas look to lay the foundations of a legacy at the World Cup
Op-Ed: Unpacking Radical Economic Transformation
GroundUp: Former Aids council head criticises government plan
While you were sleeping: 20 June 2017
SCORPIO: SA’s spy boss implicated in massive tender fraud at Prasa
PAULI VAN WYK
Inside the Knysna inferno: Smoke on The Water – what to save when you are about to lose it all
Chris du Plessis
Analysis: What does the T20 Global League mean for cricket in South Africa?
Op-Ed: Constitutionality of Gatherings Act challenged
Explainer: What is Cricket South Africa’s T20 Global League?
Sexual assault ruling scrapping 20-year charges limit ‘enormous’
Analysis: Public Protector’s strange Absa report, and disturbing attack on Reserve Bank
Rand tanks as Public Protector opens Pandora’s Box on currency laws
GroundUp: Khayelitsha backyarders clash with police
Captura Continua: Will the Guptas determine the ANC succession race?
A Comedy of Terrors: Donald Trump v Julius Caesar
J Brooks Spector
Zwane’s Mining Charter: Risking jobs in a recession
Op-Ed: Who will really gain from the new version of the Mining Charter?
Court erred in social grant deductions case
Government’s love-hate relationship with business has consequences for the poor
But is it art?
Quest for transformation: SA government should help black-owned hardware firms
An open letter to my fellow swimmers
Busisiwe Mkhwebane cannot be trusted
Remembering the artistry of photojournalist Ranjith Kally
Droughts and floods – take an umbrella if it’s going to rain
The DA’s Disingenuous Dealings: How the party lied to South Africans
Oscar van Heerden
Battle Lines: War is the continuation of politics by other means
Pierre de Vos
The Public Protector cannot order the amendment of the Constitution
Dear JJ Tabane: A response from Nathi Mthethwa
The debt we owe to President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos
The Great Knysna Fire was not caused by climate change
World Refugee Day: How about recognising environmental refugees?
‘Radical Economic Transformation’ in the mining sector may prove unconstitutional
We need another Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Social grants should take youth out of poverty, not lock them in it
From the Inside: Things we learnt in the fire
The wearable shame of men labelled trash
Pledging fealty to the Rule of Law and the Constitution
The ‘76 generation left an indelible mark in the history of mankind
ANCYL, MKVA and Bell Pottinger – Whose Line is it Anyway?
Marelise van der Merwe
The Other News Round-Up: Life is a mystery
Seize Power: You are the 59%!
Dear Mandarins in the Public Service, Let’s Recall 16 June 1976
Pierre de Vos
Gigaba and Gupta Citizenship: Several ethical and legal questions remain unanswered
Sideshows and The Last Man Standing
Onkgopotse JJ Tabane
Dear Minister Nathi Mthethwa: Defend the country’s creatives
#activism and #outrage, in 140 characters