Criminals are exploiting fabricated lines of division in our society – Cape Argus

Why is society crumbling? Criminality has reached savage proportions and without an end to corruption, a regular supply of water and electricity, job creation is impossible and social progress unlikely. Last week a teen gets off the MyCiti in Salt River and gets...

What is wrong with Trevor Manuel – Cape Times – Lackadaisical Manuel is a letdown

What is wrong with Trevor Manuel On Thursday at 1pm, 28 February whilst watched the Commission of Inquiry on State Capture it became obvious how animated Trevor Manuel had become. Watching his hand and eye gestures and his relentless posturing was trying as it made...

Death penalty is justified

Death penalty is justified To critics who oppose the death penalty, consider the reported actualities. According to reports, South Africa has 243 prisons with about 160 000 inmates and 16 000 serving life sentences. Ironically, 2 million South Africans go to bed...

Political shenanigans waste energy

Political shenanigans waste energy I do not seek/want/wish to defend the Western Cape Minister of Education but I grasp the difficult task she is required to perform under conditions that is not entirely within her ambit of control. The article on page 2 Cape Argus...

We are being terrorized by stupid officials and clever criminals – Cape Argus

We are being terrorized by stupid officials and clever criminals Daily train delays are experienced across South Africa. Decades ago as a student using the train to get to school and university I considered if train conditions could improve. Even in those days, trains...