April 2017

Touring Salt River by graffiti

PHOTO ESSAY | CAPE TOWN A tour of Salt River’s iconic graffiti Removal of some works reflects an increasingly gentrified neighbourhood Designer and graffiti artist Quasiem Gamiet in front of the “Cape of Styles” wall in…



Khayelitsha call for Zuma to go

BRIEF | CAPE TOWN /GroundUp Khayelitsha meeting calls for Zuma’s dismissal “The ANC of Jacob Zuma is not the ANC of the people” 28 April 2017 – Speakers at a meeting in Khayelitsha on Thursday called for the…



How to let loose the SA genie

The country’s economic junk status is a direct result of policy intransigence. Current government decisions appear to be based on a lack of consideration for the lessons of history. Economies are fragile. Persistent adverse policy-making breaks…


The process to remove Zille

On 2 April 2017, the federal executive of the Democratic Alliance (DA) decided to charge Helen Zille via the process of a disciplinary hearing following a report it received on an investigation regarding her pro-colonialism tweets…