Saturday, February 27 2021

The Eclectic Weekend

12 GREAT READS FROM THIS WEEK'S SUNDAY TIMES DAILY CURATED FOR YOU

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Forget going back to ‘normal’, let’s pin down SA’s future

We now have an opportunity to reimagine our future. Let’s grab it because things can be better

4 min read
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‘I was expecting a bloodbath.’ It is a bloodbath, Angie!

For a number of reasons, including political interference, the results are unlikely to reflect actual academic outcomes

4 min read
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Cyril needs to mobilise ANC branches or enforce step-aside decision fast

If the president rests on his laurels, the Magashule/Zuma faction could well topple him

4 min read
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Mthethwa’s politically brilliant curtain call on PE deserves an ovation

The minister has had a rough time, so go easy on him. It’s not as if he’s trying to win votes before the election

Tom Eaton
Columnist
3 min read
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Tito must stare down SA’s ugly fiscal vista or get a change of scenery

The country is building a mountain of debt that is much less scenic than the finance minister’s idyllic hideout

Caiphus Kgosana
Executive editor: opinions and analysis
4 min read
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‘Don’t let Africa enter the valley of death and be the continent of Covid’

The Africa CDC chief has urged people to be vaccinated and said the continent must rally behind such campaigns

Claire Keeton
Senior features writer
5 min read
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From teaching under a tree to leading one of Gauteng’s top township schools

Unity Secondary School head James Wandile Makhubu retires leaving a proud legacy of hard work and achievements

4 min read
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How two Bok siblings extended rare brotherhood to the enemy

What are the chances that two rugby players from the same family could display such acts of compassion on the field?

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
4 min read
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Rugby has lost its lustre, but plans are afoot to kick it back into play

From refs speeding up play to broadcasters upping the viewing vibe, let’s hope for an enhanced experience

Liam Del Carme
Sports reporter
3 min read
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If you want to stay within your budget, a budgie is the pet to get

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Sue de Groot
Deputy features editor: Sunday Times
3 min read
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If we are what we read, I could have been a cuttlefish in a gangbang

The question is are we? And if so, how do we burst our reading bubbles to broaden our outlooks on life?

Jennifer Platt
Sunday Times Book Editor
2 min read

The rest of us make the news

Exhibition by Eloise Schoeman and Marnus Strydom tells stories not about ‘Big People but The Rest of Us’

By Chris Thurman
3 min read

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