Back in the early 1930s, SA, perhaps in echo of those times, had a Hitler-admiring, German-speaking minister of justice. History does not remember ...
At the Republican national convention, the keynote speaker on its first night delivered a thunderous address.
The reason we use a 19th century remedy - washing our hands - for a novel 21st century virus is that the outer shell of the coronavirus is weak.
The fiscal apocalypse outlined in Wednesday's emergency budget was biblical in proportion and probably could add a new page to the Book of Revelation.
Remember the National Party's "temporary" detention law?
Our world, our country, our lives, all our assumptions and prejudices now divide in two.
On Sunday, declaring a national “state of disaster”, Cyril Ramaphosa was at his best: equable, authoritative and reassuring.
Last week, literally hours after the state of the nation announcement by Ramaphosa that he was liberating swathes of the country from the dead hand ...
Since the Sona debacle around crimes against humanity, FW de Klerk has shown a sensitivity to public opinion.
To mark the 30th anniversary of FW de Klerk’s earth-shaking speech on February 2 1990, is was asked for my meories of the day.