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18 Feb 2011
 
 
 
 
SA, given its young population, is pregnant with possibility
POLITICAL INSIGHT
It is said that someone turns 50 every eight seconds in the US and, in Japan, the percentage of people aged 75 and older was forecast to rise by 36% between 2005 and 2015.
 
 
14 Jan 2011
 
 
 
2011 – another year of global economic uncertainty
GLOBAL ACCOUNT
The year 2010 sped past at a high speed. We still have not recovered from the global financial and economic crises and the sovereign debt crises may still lead us into the second dip of a global...
 
 
 
 
Will economic interest take precedence over democracy in SA’s engagement with Africa?
POLITICAL INSIGHT
In the aftermath of the global economic crisis, Africa is one of the regions of the world that are experiencing better-than-expected levels of economic growth.
 
 
10 Dec 2010
 
 
 
The ANC – a party in decline
POLITICAL INSIGHT
The African National Congress (ANC) turns 99 next month.
 
 
25 Nov 2010
 
 
 
Criminalisation of wilful transmission of HIV: sitting on the fence?
VIDEO
In this video clip, Christele Diwouta of Idasa, an African Democracy Institute, speaks with Polity's Amy Witherden, about the problems with the criminalisation of the wilful transmission of HIV.
 
 
12 Nov 2010
 
 
 
Dissecting ANC’s hostile response to Cosatu-sponsored civil society conference
POLITICAL INSIGHT
It is not uncommon these days to hear people bemoaning the fact that the United Democratic Front (UDF) was disbanded after the unbanning of the African National Congress (ANC) in 1990.
 
 
08 Nov 2010
 
 
 
Currency wars and other myths
VIDEO
In this video clip, University of the Witwatersrand economist Seeraj Mohamed speaks with Polity's Amy Witherden about so-called "currency wars" and the current economic climate.
 
 
15 Oct 2010
 
 
 
How Zuma pulled a fast one at ANC national general council
POLITICAL INSIGHT
The period leading up to the September national general council (NGC) of the African National Congress (ANC) turned out to be the storm before the calm.
 
 
 
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