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ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe. Picture: PUXLEY MAKGATHO

LETTER: Mantashe represents worst of ANC

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe must be the most irresponsible, rude and reckless politician in SA today

LETTER: Social mobility is key

1 day(s) ago

The government cannot get even the basics right, let alone be trusted not to redistribute wealth to its own elite

LETTER: Dumping ignored

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1 day(s) ago

The only real information missing from David Wolpert’s letter is his response to poultry dumping in SA

LETTER: Knowledge is wealth

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1 day(s) ago

Peter Bruce is correct that inequality is as great a threat as poverty

LETTER: ANC pretends to believe in the NDP

National Planning Minister Trevor Manuel. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
2 day(s) ago

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
2 day(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
2 day(s) ago

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

LETTER: Jordan’s blind loyalty

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1 day(s) ago

Pallo Jordan may not like to hear it, but it is only a matter of time before the ANC, assuming it continues this downward slide, meets its demise

LETTER: Give people land

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1 day(s) ago

Reopening of land claims will empower a majority of black people, especially those living in rural areas, by ensuring they are active participants in the economy

LETTER: Bad driving

Increasingly crowded roads requires more vigilance and patience from drivers.  Picture: THINKSTOCK
1 day(s) ago

Failure to implement road-safety measures has let more than 17,000 people die each year on our roads

LETTER: Incredible Schalk

Schalk Burger during the Stormers' training session at Newlands Stadium in Cape Town. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/GRANT PITCHER
1 day(s) ago

I trust that your reports on business are better informed than your coverage of sport

LETTER: Spare us the lectures

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
2 day(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

2 day(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
2 day(s) ago

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

LETTER: Ruining job creation

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2 day(s) ago

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

LETTER: Accusations are echoes of the past

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe. Picture: PUXLEY MAKGATHO
3 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

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3 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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3 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
8 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

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

LETTER: Kasrils is dangerous

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: 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
3 day(s) ago

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

LETTER: Unworkable SA

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3 day(s) ago

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

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The Third Umpire

SABC acting COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng, for censoring the EFF’s election advert. Far from protecting the ANC, all he is doing is drawing the public’s attention to anti-ANC messages they might otherwise have missed.

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Toyota SA Motors CEO Johan van Zyl. An affordable, locally built sedan based on the hugely popular Corolla sounds like a guaranteed winner before the company has even started tooling up to start production.

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Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga, whose department has been forced to concede that 39 schools in Limpopo have still not received the textbooks they need, despite endless litigation and repeated denials.

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