The three main parties in South Africa are in a weird love triangle

‘We won’t join the DA, the DA will join us,’ said Julius Malema early this year. And here we are, with the EFF, DA, and the ANC in some kind of weird love triangle. The EFF is the sexy girl at the party; the ANC is the letchy old man; and the DA is theContinue reading “The three main parties in South Africa are in a weird love triangle”

Why young South Africans are refusing to vote in the August 3 elections

Those under 35 make up over 60 per cent of the population: how they vote, and if they register, matters. But many are refusing to vote. Why? ‘All this country ever does is break our hearts’ goes a line from a poem called The House We Built by South African poet and writer Lebohang ‘Nova’Continue reading “Why young South Africans are refusing to vote in the August 3 elections”