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SA should elect a future that foregrounds the greater good

SA should elect a future that foregrounds the greater good

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     17th June 2014 As they usually say after an election, the people have spoken. The question is: What did they say? In my estimation, what we understood them to be... 

SA should elect a future that foregrounds the greater good

SA should elect a future that foregrounds the greater good 

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     10th June 2014 As they usually say after an election, the people have spoken. The question is: What did they say? In my estimation, what we understood them to be... 

Reflections on 2014 elections

Reflections on 2014 elections

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     23rd May 2014 The 2014 general election is, in terms of the results, most probably the most interesting to decode since the advent of democracy in 1994. While... 

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Moral, ethical issues not major issues for ANC voters despite Nkandlagate

Moral, ethical issues not major issues for ANC voters despite Nkandlagate

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     22nd April 2014 There is no issue or factor that, on its own, will determine whether the African National Congress (ANC) gains or loses support in the May... 

Promises, promises . . .

Promises, promises . . .

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     13th March 2014 Critical and strategic national conversations seldom occur during an election year, and this year is not going to be an exception. As evidenced by... 

DA-Agang fiasco damaged opposition politics

DA-Agang fiasco damaged opposition politics 

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     14th February 2014 The United Party was the ruling party of South Africa from 1934 to 1948, when the National Party came to power. The National Party was in power for... 

Zuma booing an indication of citizens’ unhappiness

Zuma booing an indication of citizens’ unhappiness

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     17th January 2014 At the memorial service for Nelson Mandela last month, President Jacob Zuma was jeered, booed and heckled by some sections of the crowd in front of... 

Ruling alliance a mess as ANC loses plot

Ruling alliance a mess as ANC loses plot

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     13th December 2013 A year ago, the African National Congress (ANC) held its centenary national conference in Mangaung, where President Jacob Zuma won the battle for... 

Race and the 2014 election

Race and the 2014 election

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     15th November 2013 Because of apartheid and colonialism, race was the main social contradiction before the democratic breakthrough of 1994. As we approach the 2014... 

Reflections on 2014 elections

By: Aubrey Matshiqi     19th September 2013 In the 2009 general election, the African National Congress (ANC) won 11 650 748 votes (65.9% of the vote) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) won 2... 

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