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Crossing the Rubicon of wealth tax and land reform: A nation at peril – By Charles Castle (AfriBussiness)

May 9, 2017 deur Admin

The recent announcement of a possible wealth tax to be investigated by the Davis Tax Committee, of which Judge Dennis Davis is the Chairperson, has come as a shock to the public, although expected by some economists. AfriBusiness is drafting … Continue reading

MK to send 600 ‘combat ready’ soldiers to defend Luthuli House: Will history repeat itself?

April 6, 2017 deur Anita Erasmus

  Yesterday, City Press reported in an article that the ANC’s military veterans wing in KwaZulu-Natal was to deploy 600 “combat ready” former guerrillas to “defend” the governing party’s Luthuli House against the “enemy” marching to demand President Jacob Zuma’s … Continue reading

Don’t be cowed by the race fanatics

March 29, 2017 deur Natasha Venter

The ANC has masterfully succeeded in elevating its own ideological premises, terminology and version of history to sacred cows that one questions at one’s peril. Should you become involved in a critical discussion, even in the most nuanced way possible, … Continue reading

South Africa’s biggest problem is its solutions

January 30, 2017 deur Ernst Roets

Piet le Roux recently said that there is basically only one difference between a good economist and a poor economist: A good economist thinks twice. When one is confronted with complicated questions surrounding poverty, the cost, language and quality of … Continue reading

“Racism is not our biggest problem”

August 31, 2016 deur Annelise

Speech by Ernst Roets, Deputy CEO of AfriForum on 26 August 2016 at the Racism Dialogue, facilitated by the South African Human Rights Commission, in the Equitas Auditorium, University of the Free State. The privilege of speaking last The fact … Continue reading