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Jonathan Faull

Jonathan Faull is a South African political consultant and writer based in Washington DC.


Ranking the chattering classes

Global Go To Think Tank Report’s “Top Thirty Think Tanks in sub-Saharan Africa” amounts more to an exercise in elite back slapping with a distinct northern bias.

Malema Time

South African elites and their political parties and trade unions cannot claim to represent the masses anymore. This has created space for Julius Malema’s brand of populist politics.

The Sudan Report

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.