Classical liberalism has the answers – which is why it’s so derided

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If any organisation is demonstrably callous towards the marginalised, it is the African National Congress (ANC), which insists on maintaining BEE despite its proven inability

If you have no enemies … small is the work you have done

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Charles Mackay You have no enemies, you say? Alas, my friend, the boast is poor, He who has mingled in the fray Of duty, that

Not our native consciousness

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Some of the most vacuous comments about liberalism are also the most demeaning – to black South Africans. The surest sign of flagging faith in

Right of reply: Does the Anglican Church really support BDS on Israel?

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Nigel Willis The church’s provincial resolution in support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is intended to help shape moral opinion within the Anglican

Some sensible proposals to ward off the climate apocalypse

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The significance of the Adapt Now report is that its main focus is on practical proposals. “Natural ecosystems are humanity’s first line of defence against

Right of reply: No black leader should replace Maimane

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Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has, thus far, transformed the racial make-up of the DA, not only in Parliament, but also across party structures.

The future of the South African economy

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Is change impossible? If the answer is ‘yes’, our poor majority is doomed. There has never been a better time to invest in Zimbabwe/South Africa.

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