Saturday, July 3 2021

The Eclectic Weekend

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

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Poor JZ, no-one listens to him and his talking head thinks he’s a criminal

LOL. Zuma’s spokesperson, Mzwanele Manyi, says he’s not being ‘afforded the rights other criminals are afforded’

Tom Eaton
Columnist
2 min read
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Cyril has given his enemies just enough rope to hang themselves

President has played the political chess game to perfection and his anti-corruption agenda has started to bear fruit

Makhudu Sefara
Editor: TimesLIVE
5 min read
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Ask yourselves, SA politicos, why is someone else doing your work?

Our politicians spend much time blowing their trumpets about meetings while others do their jobs

4 min read
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Before Zondo: Zuma and a generation of disappointments

If Jacob Zuma ends up going to Qalakabusha prison like his pal Schabir Shaik, perhaps he too will ‘start afresh’

Caiphus Kgosana
Executive editor: opinions and analysis
3 min read
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Let the Zuma judgment be the first of many to cancel corruption

Let it also be a lesson for children that impunity has no place in democracy, with accountability key to their futures

4 min read
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Awaiting the fate of a man of Tshepo Mahloele’s calibre is torturous

So far the Arena Holdings chairperson’s sheet is balanced, yet he is being targeted at every turn

Peter Bruce
Editor-at-large & columnist
7 min read
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Government did listen to science and was right to ditch AstraZeneca

As the experience of Beta variant-besieged nations that stuck with AZ shows, SA had a narrow escape, says top advisor

By Barry Schoub
5 min read
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Life getting you down? Pick yourself up with these new titles

If the prior novels of these authors or reviews of their latest offerings are anything to go by, it should be easy

Jennifer Platt
Sunday Times Book Editor
3 min read
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When a phantasmic chimera in judge’s robes sweeps down, be afraid

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Sue de Groot
Deputy features editor: Sunday Times
2 min read
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Right or wrong, trans Olympian’s inclusion must be treated with respect

People from the land of Caster Semenya should be the last to criticise the selection of a Kiwi transgender weightlifter

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
4 min read
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No matter the Boks’ situation, it beats being in a pit, naked, at gunpoint

The Boks haven’t seen a pitch since 2019, but at least they won’t have to endure the debacle that was RWC 2003

Liam Del Carme
Sports reporter
3 min read
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It’s been an eventful week, especially for football

Unfortunately we’ve also had to lay some sporting stalwarts to rest, such as Goolam Rajah and Cyril Kobus

Sazi Hadebe
Sports reporter
4 min read

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