Opinion: South Africa is sleepwalking into disaster

The worm has turned and virtually every South African political commentator whose legacy was to encourage a one man one vote ANC takeover in South Africa is now tearing into the government and its alliance partners. The country is on … Read the rest

Beware the Stockholm syndrome

Cyril and Roelf, laughing
Cyril and Roelf, laughing

by TAU Bulletin

“Adjusting” to the ANC and the consequences thereof.

Stockholm Syndrome: This syndrome refers to a group of psychological symptoms that occur in some persons or groups in a captive or hostage situation. It Read the rest

Swedish firebrand Liv Shange ‘having problems re-entering South Africa’

Liv Shange and children
Liv Shange and children

The husband of WASP member Liv Shange will take court action if his Swedish wife and their three children are not allowed back into South Africa.

“I’m thinking that I will be exploring legal steps if … Read the rest

ANC tries to reassure ‘panicking’ international community about South Africa

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has denied there was wide-spread panic over recent violent protests countrywide.

“I’m not sure what’s the difference between panic and caution. If they take cautionary measures to avoid the damage and deaths of people that … Read the rest

Black business should stop charging double prices to government, says Deputy President Mantashe

Black business should deliver affordable, quality products and services if it wants government contracts, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe said on Tuesday.

“As we support black business, black business must bring a commitment of delivery, cost-competitive and quality of items … Read the rest

ANC must take ‘bold decisions’ on economy – Mantashe

Gwede Mantashe

JOHANNESBURG –  “If we have a weak resolution on the economy it would be flying in the face of what is intended in the second transition document, which is the second phase of our transition,” he said in … Read the rest

ANC must take land, Mantashe tells Young Communists

The ANC cannot be a liberation movement if it does not tackle the issue of land reform, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe said on Thursday.

“The land question is at the centre of the struggle. If we raise it in … Read the rest