What our ‘liberalism’ means, and why we fight for it

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The only thing for liberals to worry about is the possibility of being influenced by critics on social media. The following is the text of

Let them fail!

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South Africa’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are cash-hungry vampires sucking the nutrients out of already over-taxed South African value-adders. Their thirst is intensified by the taste

Conduct without justification or excuses

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Where abuses are proved to have occurred, justice must be pursued; victims deserve no less, and society can afford no less. Commenting on a case

‘Going along to get along’ on BEE helps only the political elite

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Rather, the mining industry should voluntarily adopt a very different approach to empowerment that seeks not to create a narrow group of black capitalists but

This is the question we must ask ourselves

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When will we cease to be Africans, coloureds, Indians and whites and merely be South Africans? These words are not mine – which, all these

Does the Anglican Church really support BDS on Israel?

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The Anglican synod is naïve if it believes that peace will result should Israel end the Occupation of the West Bank. The recent endorsement by

‘Covering Climate Now’ is propaganda, not journalism

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A host of media outlets has signed up to promoting a one-sided and simplistic view of a contested, controversial, and complicated issue. It cannot be

Our looming electricity disaster

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The campaign for solar and wind seems to be driven by the powerful renewable energy companies and green ideology – and our politicians, ignorant about

EWC is a perversion of human nature

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Property is at the heart of free exchange and is the key driver of progress.   Each of us needs food, water and shelter to

For crying out loud

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South Africans have a sound grasp of what matters, and what must be done – but our politicians just won’t listen. The real South African