Saturday, June 5 2021

The Eclectic Weekend

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

Ideas FREE

Fellow South Africans, Cyril’s speech was a pack of insulting lies

Instead of admitting he has failed us on the vaccine roll-out and on many other things, he blames us

4 min read
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This is why Cyril is so scared to get rid of Zweli Mkhize

Cyril Ramaphosa is stuck between a rock and a hard place with his allies, but his renewal campaign demands action

4 min read
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Will he, won’t he? It’s the ANC, so save yourself the heartbreak

This toxic relationship between ANC and populace continues despite everything we know about the ruling party

Tom Eaton
Columnist
4 min read
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Cadres, ask yourselves, are any of you not corrupt or dysfunctional?

For 27 years we have entrusted SA to you, yet the allegations come thick and fast, year in and year out

Caiphus Kgosana
Executive editor: opinions and analysis
3 min read
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Why electoral reform doesn’t get my vote

Ditch proportional representation and what has happened in Eldorado Park could well occur on a national scale

3 min read
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Sale of car with shady record begins a long, bumpy ride

Purchase from a Toyota dealership was a car crash waiting to happen, as this customer would soon discover

Wendy Knowler
Consumer journalist
7 min read

How Africa is greening up in grand way

An exceptional documentary showcasing the continent’s reforestation movement is heading your way

Claire Keeton
Senior features writer
4 min read
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It’s time to get hygge with these new releases

With books piling onto her bedside table, these are but a few of the writer’s picks for a weekend under the duvet

Jennifer Platt
Sunday Times Book Editor
3 min read

Wines that deserve a place at the high table

From ‘narrative luxury’ to a sense of deluxe, you don’t get more luxurious than these statement offerings

By Michael Fridjhon
4 min read
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If you’re going to crusade, there’s no need to be violent, just passionate

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Sue de Groot
Deputy features editor: Sunday Times
3 min read
Sport FREE

Our game needs a revamp and that begins with Safa and the PSL

Fiasco that sees Sekhukhune and Sporting in court after Safa, PSL didn’t uphold their own rules is mind-boggling

Sazi Hadebe
Sports reporter
5 min read
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Alive and kicking: Currie Cup is still in the game

Super Rugby has overshadowed the competition over the past few decades, but things have improved

Liam Del Carme
Sports reporter
3 min read

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