Monday, October 26 2020

THE BIG ISSUES

LEADING THE AGENDA

Ideas FREE

Ace, Julius, dignity wasn’t on your radar before - so why now?

The reason the elites are all over rights and innocent until proven guilty is because they are in the firing line

4 min read
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TALKING POINT | It’s time to confront SA’s race classification system

By replicating the Nats’ method the ANC has created a tiny elite and done nothing to overcome disparities

Ebrahim Harvey
Political analyst
7 min read
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Beresford Williams finally falls on his sword in drawn-out CSA saga

New structure ‘will not involve anyone who has been part of it in the past four years’

By Bareng-Batho Kortjaas And Khanyiso Tshwaku
2 min read

Personally, Masuku feels he has the equipment to take on SIU and win

Lawyer for ex-Gauteng health MEC says findings against him are 'unlawful and unconstitutional'

By Genevieve Quintal
2 min read

SMART NEWS

IN ONE TAKE

Tamper-proof bread? We say they’re half-baked

ARB orders Albany to remove its ‘tamper-proof seal’ from packaging by the end of the year

Wendy Knowler
Consumer journalist
5 min read

The fight for Alf Kumalo’s legacy upsets his family years after his death

Photographs gather dust in the derelict museum dedicated to his life and work spanning 40 years

3 min read

Haven’t they suffered enough? Another hurdle for Marikana victims’ families

Court proceedings are translated from English to Setswana and Afrikaans, but most families are Xhosa

4 min read

For 5 years he’s trudged 16km for dirty water: how councils ruin lives

Crumbling infrastructure, petty politics, dismal finances ... meet the North West people who suffer because of it

4 min read

What drives Miss Daisy to attack? Can she be saved or is she just bad?

After a deadly attack last week, animal behaviourists tell us why some dogs become aggressive

5 min read

IDEAS

FEEDING YOUR MIND

EDITORIAL | Ziyanda Sokhanyile. Remember the ...

Her dad was killed three days before the Marikana massacre, but what has happened since has worsened matters

3 min read

When it comes to brute force, Trump’s pick for ...

Judge Amy Coney Barrett, some of whose decisions are 'questionable', is expected to be voted in on Monday

By Andrew Chung and Lawrence Hurley
4 min read

WORLD

THE NEWS YOU DON'T NORMALLY GET TO HEAR

Eye on the world – October 26 2020

Six of the best pictures of the day

By Reuters
0 min read

LIFE

ALL THE OTHER THINGS THAT MATTER

GM’s first fully electric addition: Hummer EV, an off-road ‘beast’

This reinvention is meant to build ‘the most capable factory truck, ever’

By Denis Droppa
2 min read

Discovery Sport gets a hi-tech facelift that keeps it fresh against rivals

Improved refinement and nifty technology freshen up Land Rover’s junior model

By Dennis Droppa
4 min read

Get off the saddle: the importance of off-bike training

Devlin Brown asks Warwick Cross how to reap the benefits of off-bike training

By Devlin Brown and Warwick Cross
6 min read

SPORT

FINISH LINE ESSENTIALS

Blast from the past: One of SA’s classic ring ...

Today in SA sports history: October 26

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
1 min read

CROSSWORDS

GIVE YOUR BRAIN SOME EXERCISE