2019 elections

Ramaphosa will not be elected unopposed — DA

Lester Kiewit

The DA’s attempts will in all likelihood be futile


Why South Africa needs Democratic Socialism

​Benjamin Fogel, Sean Jacobs

South African politics urgently needs an injection of electoral energy from the left, that speaks in a language that resonates with voters


Fears of extremism live in the minds of South Africans, not in reality

Steven Friedman

The recent election has shown again that the extremism which worries democrats in much of the world has little traction in South Africa


Why not voting is an act of collective freedom

Romain Francis

A new order of expression needs to be developed to improve democracy in South Africa


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