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Two Crickets – Don’t take the justice system for granted

https://iono.fm/e/1022344 Nick Lorimer and Gabriel Crouse discuss the George Floyd murder trial in the United States and then...
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Liberty & Friends – EWC: Is the sun setting on your property rights?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t64auhNYqRc The IRR is in the house this week, as BDL is joined by Dr. Anthea Jeffery, Terence Corrigan, and Gabriel...

Is there really a 97% consensus about global warming and its consequences?

On its Climate Science Information Centre, extended in February to South Africa, Facebook states that “at least 97% of published scientists agree...

Helen Zille’s #StayWoke: Go Broke – A Note on the Culture Wars

Helen Zille’s new book, ‘#STAY WOKE: GO BROKE Why South Africa won’t survive America’s culture wars (and what you can do about...

Souring the dream: SA’s schooling failure

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has calculated that giving every child access to education and the skills needed to...

The strange psychology of anti-racism

How do you know what is racism and what is not? Anti-racist orthodoxy is bewildering and constantly changing, so that yesterday’s words...

Spanish democracy under attack

A danger to democracy in Spain was demonstrated this week when the country’s conservative party, Vox – the third largest in the...

Harness inequality and science to create jobs

Criticism of the party Nelson Mandela personified had been restrained until Jacob Zuma appointed, briefly, a lackey as finance minister. So how...

Hitler comments not first time lecturer has overstepped the mark

'Hitler committed no crime. All Hitler did was to do to white people what white people had normally reserved for black people.'

Government claims a vaccine monopoly after all

After furiously denying in a sworn affidavit that the government stood in the way of private sector procurement of Covid-19 vaccines, the...

A matter of ‘certainty’

Certainty, certainty, certainty… an evocative concept that populates our political discourse. It is a commodity, it seems, that we need above all...

This Week in History recalls memorable and decisive events and personalities of the past. 1st April 1939 – Spanish Civil War: Generalísimo Francisco...
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TDF Show – UCT lecturer claims Hitler did nothing wrong

https://iono.fm/e/1021443 Nicholas Lorimer, Marius Roodt and Terence Corrigan discuss the comments made by a UCT lecturer that Hitler committed 'no crime', the...

The IRR Show Podcast on Chai FM

We present the podcasts of the weekly IRR Show on Chai FM. The show is broadcast live every Tuesday from 09h00 to...

Employment or EWC – what do ordinary South Africans want?

A fortnight ago the Ad Hoc Committee responsible for drafting the expropriation-without-compensation (EWC) constitutional amendment bill (the Bill) claimed that a burning...
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TDF Show – Does the constitution ‘subvert the will of the people’?

https://iono.fm/e/1020782 Bheki Mahlobo, Nicholas Lorimer, and Hermann Pretorius discuss the constitution's subversion of the 'popular will', the petrol...

Cabo Delgado: Consequences of a failing state

More than a week after last month’s attack on Palma, the Mozambican authorities claimed to be in control of the town. There...

In defence of Dr Mercola

The following is a response to Ivo Vegter's piece on Dr Mercola, Don't cite Mercola at me, ever! “Everything...
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TDF Show – How big a problem is systemic racism?

https://iono.fm/e/1020166 Gabriel Crouse, Hermann Pretorius and Nicholas Lorimer, discuss the recent report by the U.K. government which finds that systemic racism is...

Scaremongering about oil and gas drilling

Ominous warnings written by environmental activists are designed to whip up public opposition to oil and gas production off the South African...

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