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China has deployed a three-pronged strategy to suffocate pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong — propaganda, economic leverage and intimidation.
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We live in a time where sexuality or gender identities that do not fit with the “norm” are considered unAfrican. While queer people fight for their right to love freely and live without harm, they are regularly reduced to their sexual orientation.
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A beautiful tribute by
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OPINION: Justice Edwin Cameron has, over the past week, appropriately been lauded for his brilliant jurisprudence and demonstrable commitment to social justice activism in our country.
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The possibility of Britain crashing out of the European Union without divorce papers on October 31 is becoming more of a possibility as the day draws nearer, but what would this mean for South Africa?
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General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, who already headed the TMC, was sworn in as the chairman of the new sovereign council.
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OPINION: In a country in which violence has already been entrenched as a means of communication, military intervention poses myriad challenges and risks to the targeted communities.
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Mexico United Against Crime, a group dedicated to ending the country’s so-called war on drugs, said the ruling allows the petitioners to “possess, transport and use cocaine” — but not sell it.
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On February 22, 2019, thousands of people demonstrate in Algiers and several other cities in the first major protests against Bouteflika’s candidacy in a presidential election set for April.
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The body replaces the Transitional Military Council that took charge after months of deadly street protests brought down longtime ruler Omar al-Bashir in April.
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Colonel James Taylor’s death robs the Haffejee family of the opportunity to hear his version of what happened to Hoosen Haffejee, who had been detained in terms of the Terrorism Act.
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Stan Moloabi, chief officer of the Government Employees Medical Schemes said even though there is “uncertainty” the South African healthcare system is not conducive to all of the 58 million polulation and that needs to be changed.
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England women’s manager Phil Neville believes football players should boycott social media in the wake of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba becoming the latest high-profile figure to suffer racist abuse online.
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US lawmakers have proposed legislation that would block federal funding for the 2026 Men’s World Cup — to be hosted jointly by the United States, Mexico and Canada — until the federation pays its women’s national team “fair and equitable wages”.
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What the state is trying in to achieve with this intervention in Cape Town, is a negative form of peace. According to Johan Galtung, the father of peace studies, negative peace refers to the absence of violence.
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Disgraced Cardinal George Pell lost his appeal against child sex abuse convictions on Wednesday, prompting relief from those who fought to bring one of the Catholic Church’s most powerful men to justice.
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Mojapelo DJP: “There is hardly any space which is private to one race to the exclusion of the other... thus, displaying the old flag in private spaces like homes and schools is equally unacceptably offensive (and) also constitutes hate speech.”
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"The recent havoc caused by tropical cyclone Idai which struck the southern African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi is a grim reminder that Africa remains the most vulnerable continent as far as climate change mitigation is concerned."
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More than 2 300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats.
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On 31 May 2019, one hundred and twelve Equatoguineans and foreign nationals were sentenced in Equatorial Guinea for several crimes against the state related to the alleged coup plot of December 2017.
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