Saturday, April 17 2021

The Eclectic Weekend

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

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This is what I really meant when I called Maimane an ‘experiment’

Those outraged over my reference to Mmusi Maimane as ‘an experiment that went wrong’ have selective memory syndrome

Tony Leon
Columnist
5 min read
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Cyril is playing the patience game, and we just have to go along

President Ramaphosa’s reforms have not met the time frame targets he’s promised, but he’s in it for the long haul

4 min read
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SADC is fiddling while Moz burns. It’s a disgrace

The people of the Cabo Delgado region in Mozambique need security, food and medicine, not more meetings

Caiphus Kgosana
Executive editor: opinions and analysis
4 min read
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As long as jabs aren’t from the West, they’re fine for the EFF

The EFF thinks we should get vaccines from Russia and China because they are ‘of better efficacy’. Really?!

Tom Eaton
Columnist
2 min read
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This is why Hitler-hailing attention seekers are so dangerous in SA

Mcebo Dlamini and Lwazi Lushaba knew exactly what they were doing, and progressives must unequivocally reject them

4 min read
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If you loved it the first time around, chase that feeling again

Whether you reread for comfort or any other reason, ‘there’s no friend as loyal as a book’

Jennifer Platt
Sunday Times Book Editor
3 min read
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It’ll be no picnic if Mrs Beeton’s interest is piqued. You’ll be niqued

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Sue de Groot
Deputy features editor: Sunday Times
5 min read

What we see when we see the sea

The violence humans enact on one another cannot be separated from our assumption of dominion over nature

By Chris Thurman
3 min read

Women get in on the action, but at what price?

Female directors are breaking down the doors of the boys’ club, but they may be sucked into the franchise machine

By Tymon Smith
4 min read
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Pirates coach must Buc up, or they’ll never match Sundowns

By admitting Sundowns are favourites for Thursday’s clash, Josef Zinnbauer has undermined his team’s confidence

Sazi Hadebe
Sports reporter
3 min read
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CSA is limping along with no direction or firm plan

There is a lot at stake surrounding Saturday’s AGM but don’t expect any hard and fast outcomes

Liam Del Carme
Sports reporter
3 min read
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Let Schoenmaker stroke away tide that washed over her predecessors

Until Sydney 2000, SA’s women swimmers surpassed the country’s men, yet their feats have been forgotten

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
4 min read

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