South Africa

South Africa


Is Nelson Mandela’s dream finished in South Africa?

Christopher Szabo | 14 December 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: political correctness, South Africa
The “Fallist” movement threatens to undermine his achievements


An Israeli view of prospects for peace

Christopher Szabo | 18 March 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Israel, Nelson Mandela, Shimon Peres, South Africa
Views on peace in the Middle East and South Africa by former Israeli PM Shimon Peres


There is only one race, the human race

Tim Crowe | 05 February 2016 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: evolution, race, South Africa


A martyr for both science and faith

Michael Cook | 10 September 2015 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: Catholicism, faith and reason, martyrdom, science, South Africa


From friends of the Court: overseas voices

Michael Cook | 27 April 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: Brazil, same-sex marriage, South Africa, United Nations, US Supreme Court


Revolutionary, democrat, statesman

Christopher Szabo | 11 December 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Communism, Nelson Mandela, South Africa
There was another side to "Saint Nelson", says a South African journalist.


A personal tribute to Mandela

Tamara El-Rahi | 11 December 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Nelson Mandela, South Africa, unity


JPII to Mandela: one great human being to another

Sheila Liaugminas | 07 December 2013 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Nelson Mandela, Pope John Paul II, South Africa


An African pragmatist

Eugene Ohu | 07 December 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Nelson Mandela, obituaries, reconcilation, South Africa
Nelson Mandela was a great man, but as flawed and inconsistent as the rest of us.


The Beloved Country - crying out for leadership

Tamara El-Rahi | 05 July 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: leadership, South Africa
A visit to South Africa showed there are still reasons to cry, and reason to hope.


Too much Christmas pudding?

Shannon Buckley | 27 December 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Christmas, obesity, South Africa
Late December is traditionally the time when one starts to make resolutions to start eating healthily again after the food packed days that have come before. Or perhaps we can put it off for just a few more days – early January perhaps? In any case, according to the The Economist it is no longer just the Western world whose waistlines are widening.


The rainbow crisis

Phillip Elias | 14 June 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: colors, South Africa
Unless scientists discover some new primary colours, politics faces a bleak future.


Soccer fans patronise museums, not madams

Carolyn Moynihan | 14 July 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: prostitution, South Africa, World Cup
What has football done to deserve its reputation for attracting thousands of prostitutes to its major fixtures? A report from CNN says the sex trade in South Africa actually slumped during the World Cup -- but tens of thousands of visitors surged through art galleries and museums.


Spectacular sport

Sheila Liaugminas | 13 June 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Nelson Mandela, South Africa, World Cup soccer
Nike is running a cool commercial right now on the sports networks with a montage of scenes from across the world of athletes in the simplest surroundings going on to perform the most amazing feats in their particular arena of competition. It ends with the message: “Write the Future”.


World Cup raises trafficking alert in South Africa

Martyn Drakard | 31 March 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: South Africa, trafficking, World Cup
June 11th is the kick-off of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa -- the first time a global event like this will take place on the continent. Many critical eyes will be focused not only on the matches but also on the security measures and the overall organization for the 350,000 soccer fans expected.


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