Opinions

Helen Zille joins the IRR
by Frans Cronje — last modified Jul 28, 2019 11:28 AM
Frans Cronje
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Jul 28, 2019

The bold and veteran campaigner for liberal values will strengthen our fight for South Africa’s future as a free and prosperous society.

UCT closes down ideas
by Andrew Kenny — last modified Jul 28, 2019 02:12 AM
Andrew Kenny
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Jul 28, 2019

There was a time when you were allowed to be exposed to ideas you didn’t agree with.

Faux equality v the inequality of biology
by Sara Gon — last modified Jul 30, 2019 11:10 PM
Sara Gon
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Jul 27, 2019

Phoney numerical quotas for women do nothing for guaranteeing competence – and overlook the biological factor in how women view and pursue careers.

Land grabs threaten all
by Terence Corrigan — last modified Jul 25, 2019 08:05 PM
Terence Corrigan
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Jul 26, 2019

This is a high-stakes game, with violent confrontation an ever-present danger.

John Harris’s bomb
by Michael Morris — last modified Jul 24, 2019 01:09 AM
michael@irr.org.za
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Jul 24, 2019

Remembering a testing moral challenge that remains vivid this half century later.

Freedom at UCT is teetering
by Sara Gon — last modified Jul 22, 2019 11:56 PM
Sara Gon
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Jul 23, 2019

Everything that a world-class university is meant to do – above all, to encourage critical thinking, debate and free speech – is under attack.

Water: a greater crisis than unemployment?
by John Kane-Berman — last modified Jul 21, 2019 10:46 PM
John Kane-Berman
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Jul 22, 2019

In water, as elsewhere, failure to maintain or extend infrastructure means the cost of doing so is far beyond the capacity of the impoverished, and profligate, ANC government.

A very odd phenomenon
by Frans Cronje — last modified Jul 20, 2019 10:28 PM
Frans Cronje
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Jul 21, 2019

The risk of a significant social, economic, and civil rights slide-away that could turn South Africa into the next Venezuela should be taken seriously.


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