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National Planning Minister Trevor Manuel. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

LETTER: ANC pretends to believe in the NDP

The ANC does not believe in the NDP but pretends to do so while it is working out how to nationalise land without scaring off investment

LETTER: Kasrils’ folly a danger

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils at the launch of the Sidikiwe Vukani ‘Vote No’ campaign. Picture: DANIEL BORN
21 hour(s) ago

Spoiling a vote is an act of fence-sitting for those without intellectual integrity

LETTER: DA’s advert is sincere

DA national spokesman Mmusi Maimane. Picture: SOWETAN
21 hour(s) ago

The Democratic Alliance’s Ayisafani advertisement is powerful, emotive, compelling and, above all, sincere

LETTER: Accusations are echoes of the past

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe. Picture: PUXLEY MAKGATHO
1 day(s) ago

While Gwede Mantashe frequently exhibits a recklessness in his statements, I would have expected more circumspection from Business Day

LETTER: Misleading politicking

Picture: DAILY DISPATCH
1 day(s) ago

Z Pallo Jordan should raise his own bar somewhat if he want us to take any of his analysis seriously

LETTER: Double standards

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1 day(s) ago

Writer reveals his full-blown Marxism by declaring, hypocritically, that all citizens should share equally in this country’s wealth

LETTER: Food security used as a scare tactic

Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
6 day(s) ago

I find myself wondering if we will ever get to a point at which all the citizens equally share in the wealth of this country

LETTER: Spare us the lectures

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
21 hour(s) ago

Ronnie Kasrils asks us to spoil our votes, as part of his ‘We are fed up’ campaign. But why now?

LETTER: A nonracial fairy tale

21 hour(s) ago

When did South Africa ‘transform itself into a nonracial state’? And where is evidence of the ‘nonracial miracle’?

LETTER: No difference

Democratic Alliance parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko.  Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
21 hour(s) ago

There is no difference between the African National Congress and the Democratic Alliance

LETTER: Ruining job creation

Picture: THINKSTOCK
21 hour(s) ago

Our government is hell bent on destroying the job-creation environment regardless of the evidence from the World Economic Forum

LETTER: At odds with Kasrils

THERE FROM THE START: ANC national executive committee member Pallo Jordan helped draft the party’s first election manifesto, which he said was crafted through ‘trial and error’. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
1 day(s) ago

I agree with Z Pallo Jordan’s criticism of the campaign, albeit on different grounds

LETTER: Unworkable SA

Picture: BUSINESS DAY
1 day(s) ago

The ANC, its trade union and the South African Communist Party partners have a policy to make SA unworkable

LETTER: Kasrils is dangerous

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
6 day(s) ago

Ronnie Kasrils and his cohorts are a danger to the country and their behaviour should not be taken lightly, as it has elements of anarchy

LETTER: On road to Zimbabwe

Picture: DAILY DISPATCH
6 day(s) ago

The ANC government wants a future SA to function without the participation of whites, particularly white Afrikaners — duplicating the situation in Zimbabwe

LETTER: Omissions are telling

South African Poultry Association CEO Kevin Lovell. Picture: FINANCIAL MAIL
6 day(s) ago

SA Poultry Association CEO Kevin Lovell’s letter is more noteworthy for what he does not say than for what he actually says

LETTER: Call to spoil vote is sad

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils at the launch of the Sidikiwe Vukani ‘Vote No’ campaign. Picture: DANIEL BORN
6 day(s) ago

My plea to Ronnie Kasrils is to desist from campaigning against the ANC, if not for the rich history he knows, then for future generations

LETTER: Spend time on training

Picture: THINKSTOCK
6 day(s) ago

Unfortunately our government has created a small group of black multimillionaires without creating any meaningful upliftment of the actual workers

LETTER: Spoiling your vote endorses ANC

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils at the launch of the Sidikiwe Vukani ‘Vote No’ campaign. Picture: DANIEL BORN
7 day(s) ago

If you don’t vote or you spoil your vote, whoever wins the election is tacitly endorsed by you

Picture: THINKSTOCK

LETTER: DA policies not new

Media should not claim ignorance of the raft of detailed DA policies that will accelerate economic growth and uplift the lives of everyone.

LETTER: Nazism rising on left

Israel flag. Picture: THINKSTOCK
7 day(s) ago

Terry Crawford-Browne shows either a willful blinkered outlook when it comes to Israel, or he is terminally bigoted

LETTER: Policy not the problem

DA national spokesman Mmusi Maimane. Picture: SOWETAN
7 day(s) ago

It is incorrect to suggest that the DA is the only party highlighting the substantive issue of title deeds

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The DA has named Mmusi Maimane as its candidate for the Gauteng premiership in next year's elections. Who would you like to see running the province?

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The Third Umpire

Sanral CEO Nazir Alli. The agency approached the bond market last week for the first time since it launched the e-tolling system, and managed to raise R500m in an auction that was almost twice oversubscribed.

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Newly elected Government Employees Pension Fund chairwoman Renosi Mokate, for being brave enough to take on the job of leading the troubled organisation, which seems to limp from one crisis to the next.

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Western Cape Premier Helen Zille, whose persistent claim that Cape Town and the province she leads are better governed than the rest of the country have now been backed up by conclusive independent research.

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