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Vavi & Cosatu: You get what you sow or something like that…

ZWELINZIMA VAVI AND COSATU – WORDS AND ACTIONS By Dave Steward, executive director of the FW de Klerk Foundation It is hard not to like Zwelinzima Vavi. He passionately expresses views that most reasonable South Africans strongly endorse: he decries … Continue reading

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A choice of afrikaans readings this weekend:

Tim du Plessis is addressing the issues of this week from Zuma to ET: http://www.beeld.com/Rubrieke/TimduPlessis/n-Winter-van-waansin-le-voor-20120524 Well, if they say so themselves, who are we to argue. General secretary of the ANC Mantashe says: “We are like mouse in a cheese factory”. … Continue reading

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