Farmers fear wineland inferno

Several wine farmers, including rugby star Schalk Burger’s family, were on high alert as a raging fire destroyed about 1700ha of bush in the Wellington area outside Cape Town.

Firefighters said the fire spread up Bain’s Kloof Pass and onto … Read the rest

SAHRC cites verbal ‘attacks’ to advance black English

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) said because black English has not yet been fully established, South African universities remain largely “untransformed”.

On Thursday the Commission launched a virulent anti-white tirade against universities who dare to admit white students. … Read the rest

SAIIR says state actively discriminating against whites

Public service managers are being encouraged to keep posts vacant rather than fill them with whites, an SA Institute of Race Relations (SAIRR) says.

“In the name of transformation, managers in the public service have actually been incentivised to keep … Read the rest

Black Management Forum to launch Gender Desk

Koko Khumalo
Koko Khumalo

The Deputy President of Black Management Forum Koko Khumalo says a Gender Desk will be launched on Saturday, August 24 in Polokwane. She says the theme for the day is “Planning Beyond Lifetime”. Khumalo says the rationale for … Read the rest

In defence of pale males

Another pale male: Argentine model and presenter Mario Guerci
Another pale male: Argentine model and presenter Mario Guerci

by TAU Bulletin

The state of the nation is no more ludicrously evident than Gauteng premier Nomvula Mokonyane’s recent “warning” that “pale males” would return to government in Gauteng if SA’s … Read the rest

Black lawyers regard complaint against Mogoeng as racist

black_lawyers_logoA complaint calling for the impeachment of Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng is an attack on the transformation of the judiciary, the Black Lawyers’ Association said on Thursday.

“There are clearly well-orchestrated campaigns which are galvanised and aimed at bringing down … Read the rest

Too many whites are still advocates, attorneys, says Deputy Minister

Johannesburg High Court - too many white advocates there

by Andries Nel, Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development

It seems truly bizarre but in 1994, less than a generation ago, 160 of the 165 judges on the bench were … Read the rest

A racist application form

White, English and racist

CAPE BAR COUNCIL

 NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS AND APPLICANTS FOR PUPILLAGE IN 2013

TRANSFORMATION BURSARIES

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR AFRICAN WOMEN

2013

Applications are hereby invited for the Cape Bar’s transformation bursaries and scholarships for African women for … Read the rest

ANC minister praises Woolworths

Mildred Oliphant, the ANC's Minister of Labour

Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant on Friday lauded retailer Woolworths’ stance on employment equity.

“As [the] government of South Africa and those that seek genuine transformation, we shall continue to encourage companies like Woolworths … Read the rest