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The term “Crime Against Humanity” is highly charged politically and emotionally. The formal definition of this term is presented by the United Nations. It is defined as: ”Any acts when committed as part of a widespread or systematic attack directed against any civilian population, with knowledge of the attack, murder, extermination, enslavement, deportation or forcible […]

The welfare state has not worked! SA needs an entrepreneurial state


 

25 years after the dawn of democracy, South Africa has become the most economically unequal society in the world. The top 1 % of South Africanʼs population owns 70.9 percent of the nationʼs wealth. The bottom 60 percent of South Africans collectively control only 7 % of the countryʼs assets.This is according to a 2018 World Bank […]

Institutional culture promotes male dominance ideology


 

A couple of years back, while pastoring a Christian faith community, an incident occurred that altered the course of my life. A well-known congregation member approached a colleague and shared with him a disturbing narrative about how sexual abuse was prevalent in her home, and how she had to structure her everyday life in order […]

INNOVATION

Start up, go global, get paid – all with crypto

I have seen it time and time again: smart, young African entrepreneurs, who have the potential to turn their independent online businesses into the...

EDUCATION

Institutional culture promotes male dominance ideology

A couple of years back, while pastoring a Christian faith community, an incident occurred that altered the course of my life. A well-known congregation...

ECONOMICS

How can we grow female entrepreneurship in South Africa?

Wathint' Abafazi, Wathint' Imbokodo. You strike the women, you strike the rock. These words have always resonated with me. They are drawn from the...