Finding Strength By Zubeida Jaffer

Friday 27 August 2021 Charles Dickens said in 1859: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season […]

A Reflection on Women’s Day 2021

We have walked such a long road to secure a just and fair South Africa where women can stand confidently alongside men as equal partners. Today, on Women’s Day, we salute those who have gone the extra mile in the past and are doing so in the present so that our boys and girls will […]

UFS faces difficult moment

The UFS, its students and staff face a difficult moment. The tragic events on a rugby field have jammed them into a tight vice of anger that could destroy all progress

UCT Academics Lock Horns

Two senior University of Cape Town academics have locked horns about a range of matters related to higher education transformation challenges, stirring interesting exchanges. The viewpoints of professors Xolela Mangcu and David Benatar were aired on the pages of The Cape Times in recent weeks. Today, the Publisher of The Journalist, Zubeida Jaffer, wades into […]