Lockdown job losses are soaring. A union organiser tells us about their battles. Also, the Covid-19 pandemic has prompted fundamental questions, such as whether a basic income grant could work for everyone.
The human settlements and police ministers have been extremely vocal about the brutal evictions in the Western Cape but have no problem with similar violence exerted by authorities in ANC-led provinces.
Wandile Sihlobo’s words about his passion for agricultural development in rural areas ring hollow at a close reading of his new book. It is a bidding for Big Agriculture and its supposed land reform answers.