Humour – Letters to Msholozi

Humour – Letters to Msholozi

Dear Msholozi, Just to let you know that now that e-tolling has been put on hold and we won’t be able to contribute to the ANC’s election coffers that way, we are working on new ideas to generate income and, of course, the party will get its 15%. One of...
Michael Moseki, strike leader

Michael Moseki, strike leader

Michael Moseki, an elected strike leader at Samancor Western Chrome Mine, sits inside his tin shack and talks about the challenges of raising his five children on R4,700 a month. Just like other mine workers, strike leaders at various mines in the North West province...
Hugo Chávez and Me | by Tariq Ali

Hugo Chávez and Me | by Tariq Ali

Once I asked whether he preferred enemies who hated him because they knew what he was doing or those who frothed and foamed out of ignorance. He laughed. The former was preferable, he explained, because they made him feel that he was on the right track. Hugo...
Q&A: Jonathan Jansen

Q&A: Jonathan Jansen

Jonathan Jansen is Vice-Chancellor of the University of the Free State and President of the South African Institute of Race Relations. Amandla!: How did you become involved in education? Jansen: First of all, I wasn’t very good at education. I had most of my...