William Gumede, who wrote a book about the ANC, makes a strange and careless argument--without recourse to evidence--about the ruling party's fortunes.
Ramphele has never enjoyed widespread grassroots support as a political figure in South Africa and hasn't been in active in any political movement for at least 30 years now.
Motsepe was named South Africa’s first black dollar billionaire by Forbes Magazine.
The South African Constitution and the emerging rights jurisprudence of the country's Constitutional Court are, demonstrably, influential.
On July 6 2011, the world’s diplomatic elite flocked to one of the globe’s most underdeveloped
It was with some intrigue that my J.M. Coetzee google alert recently informed me that the
A survey of the University of Pennsylvania’s recently released Global Go To Think Tank Report’s “Top
In my previous life as a South African political analyst, I would spend long hours on
South African elites have set a course adrift from the grievances, concerns and aspirations of the very citizens they claim in their name. Thus creating space for Julius Malema's brand of politics.
Omar al-Bashir has a bigger problem than the ICC: Ordinary citizens, including the middle classes, taking to the streets against the effects of austerity on their lives.
The 1984 Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town is one of South Africa's great moral leaders.