Saturday, October 30 2021

The Eclectic Weekend

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

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The people of SA can see through this blatant vote-mongering

They are sick and tired of hypocrisy and again politicians have chosen the wrong road ahead of the elections

4 min read
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When voting, be guided by your conscience

When casting a vote, we must listen to our inner selves and apply our minds to decide what is best for SA at large

By Ebrahim I Bham
5 min read
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For real change, SA must vote with its head, not its heart

If voters want SA to prosper, they need to stop basing their choices on struggle credentials, ethnicity and colour

2 min read
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SA won’t prosper while it bends its knee to Cliff-hanging cancel culture

We need intellectual grit, not constitution-defying conformity that stifles political incorrectness and free speech

Tony Leon
Columnist
8 min read
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CSA has made Quinton a scapegoat for its Kock-ups

One gets the feeling the cricketing body is playing with a straight bat to distract us from real issues

4 min read
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What have you done, Quinny? Why I think De Kock made a mistake

Taking the knee is part of a process to educate racists and De Kock’s star power can change perceptions

Mahlatse Mphahlele
Sports reporter
4 min read
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Payment holidays turn into nightmares for lockdown debtors

A lack of disclosure from Sanlam saw a Verulam lady agree to a sixth-month payment holiday which cost her R61,600

Wendy Knowler
Consumer journalist
5 min read
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Female academics gripped by guilt as they battle to balance demands: study

They have borne the brunt of trying to juggle work and home duties during pandemic

Prega Govender
Journalist
4 min read
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Please find a way to make transparent masks, plead hearing-disabled people

People living with disabilities bear the brunt of government measures to combat Covid-19

5 min read
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Ebb and flow of Covid-19 tides puzzles top scientists

The period between waves in SA ranges from 94 to 99 days, with high-risk events having little impact on this

By PAUL ASH and TANYA FARBER
2 min read
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Free condoms for pupils: education department births new sex health policy

Among a host of measures, the strategy includes access to abortions, with experts hoping it’s not pie in the sky

Prega Govender
Journalist
4 min read
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Oh shoot! Bite the bullet, you big shot

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

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

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