From The Editor

Politics

Philosophy

The Politics of Crime and the Crime in Politics

What is criminal? The term is abused in political debate to attack undesirable or politically-...

The Fraudulent Moral Core Of Socialism

One of the foundational beliefs of socialism is that all members of society have a...

South Africa’s White Lies, the Ctrl-Left and the Narrative: a Post-Post-Modern Perspective

Written by: Quentin Ferreira This piece is a response to the article: South Africa’s white right, the Alt-Right...
Voting ballot

Anarchism for the Future

Nothing about anarchy guarantees a free and prosperous world. It simply says that each individual...
Portrait of Hugo Grotius

Hugo Grotius’ Philosophy of Law

Editor's note: Hugo Grotius, also known as Hugo de Groot, was one of the great...

Economics

Social Affairs

Reconciliation Day, History and Human Nature

Today, 16 December, is Reconciliation Day in South Africa. It is a unique holiday in...

Racist Abantu Book Festival Harms, Not Helps Black Authors

The Abantu Book Festival was hosted in Soweto from 6 to 9 December 2018, bringing...

Rustenburg Junior: It’s More Than Just A Demographics Game

The furore that has beset Rustenburg Junior Girls School in Cape Town after a group...

Names, Sticks, Stones and Fire Bombs: Destroying UCT

Adam Habib, the University of Witwatersrand’s (WITS) vice chancellor (VC), has cogently made this point....

Pro-Liberty or Pro-Death Penalty: The Choice is Yours

When a 20-year-old male raped a seven-year-old girl recently in the men's bathroom of a...

Africa

Gay Rights in Africa, the Middle East and Asia

I have previously written (here and here) about why I do not support the case against the baker in Colorado who refused to bake...

World

Beware The Slope

“I think it’s important to understand that you can’t have 100 percent security and then have 100 percent privacy and zero inconvenience. We’re going...