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Mazibuko rips into DA’s white males

Former DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko has urged the DA to interrogate the almost exclusive dominance of white males within the party’s “brains trust”. Mazibuko, a resident fellow at the Harvard Institute of Politics, has referred to them as “highly … Continue reading

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‘DA not serious about racism’ – former DA councillor

DA councillor Chris Roberts, who was fined R10 000 for calling a colleague in the UDM a “bobbejaan” (baboon), wrote an email to another councillor explaining that he had done so in jest and meant no harm. Roberts was responding to … Continue reading

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DA keeps Western Cape divided

Western Cape premier Helen Zille has revved up her racist service delivery programmes in favour of the rich, writes Marius Fransman. In response to the Premier Helen Zille’s State of the Province address this year, I said that five years … Continue reading

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Porta potties are racist – HRC

The City of Cape Town is racially discriminating against black Africans living in informal settlements, says the South African Human Rights Commission. “Use of long-term contracts for provision of chemical toilets in informal settlements within the City of Cape Town … Continue reading

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ANC lodges complaint with SAHRC over DA’s ‘racist tweet’

The ANC are going to the SA Human Rights Commission about an image of dogs urinating on a party poster sent out by senior DA member Mike Waters. The ANC lodged a formal complaint with the South African Human Rights Commission … Continue reading

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Zille SA’s ‘number-one racist’: Malema

Controversial EFF leader Julius Malema on Sunday branded DA leader Helen Zille “the number-one racist” in South Africa. He made the remark during a media briefing in Cape Town while responding to a question on the draft Expropriation Bill. On … Continue reading

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DA man defects to ANC after ‘racist’ dispute

In the latest race row to rock the DA, the party has cleared one of its Gauteng councillors of racism, but has sent him for “cultural sensitivity training” to help him work better with people. The DA’s handling of the … Continue reading

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