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Why I’m NOT joining the anti-corruption march against our corrupt government

Sometime on Tuesday, much-loved political analyst Ebrahim Fakir threw a curve ball at the purportedly massive anti-corruption march scheduled to take place in Pretoria...

The List: How to deal with Cyberbullying

As the use of technology has evolved, so has the ability to bully evolved. Cyberbullying/online bullying is the use of technology to...

Nene gets knocked out and the rand goes wild

On Wednesday night, President Zuma announced the removal of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene. The news came as a shock, and the markets plummeted soon after,...

This land is our land … No really, it is.

Farmers to give 50% of their land to their workers? That's the gist of Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti's recently published...

Did Christopher Panayiotou pull a Shrien Dewani?

Slain Port Elizabeth teacher Jayde Panayiotou’s husband is widely believed to be the second suspect arrested in connection with her murder, although this is yet...

Jobseekers: What goes into creating a professional work portfolio

The Jobseekers Series is a series of articles The Daily Vox team has put together to help prospective jobseekers. Job seeking is...

Proteas score fashion hat-trick ahead of semi-final showdown

They may have a huge match looming tomorrow, but this hasn’t stopped the Proteas players from showing off their questionable fashion sense during the...

Cancel Culture and moving forward

In the past ten years, many of our interactions have moved online. We have immediate and constant access to public figures. We...

How the #FergusonDecision caused ripples across America

Americans took to the streets to protest this week after a grand jury decided to not indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal...

Meet the badass Mexican women shooting confetti at street harassers

A group of Mexican women have found a novel, creative way to deal with street harassment - they shoot offenders with colourful confetti and...

Watch: Buzzfeed video leaves a sour taste in our mouths

US online media company BuzzFeed has finally sampled some “South African” snacks in a popular video series featuring its American staff sampling foreign cuisine for...

Trevor Noah disses JZ on The Daily Show, about more than...

South Africa's most famous export to the US, His Excellency Trevor Noah did a segment on President Jacob Zuma on The Daily Show, so...

Twitter kisses Ramphele goodbye

"Enough is enough", said Mampela Ramphele. And then, on Tuesday, she quit. AAISHA DADI PATEL rounds up reaction to the news that political party...

Should 702 be allowed to close down the city?

On Sunday, tens of thousands took to the streets of Jozi for the 702 Walk the Talk.  This year the event asked all entrants to...

UKZN statue defaced: is it time for #KingGeorgeVMustGo?

Protests against tributes to colonialists have spread from Cape Town and Grahamstown now to Durban. On Thursday morning, students at the University of KwaZulu-Natal,...

Fikile Mbalula: Minister of Social Media

South African Minister of Sports and Recreation Fikile Mbalula used social media to its fullest potential in 2014, posting funny tweets and pictures that...

Why a little known South African trended on Twitter at the...

Tauriq Moosa, South African ethics tutor and writer for publications like The Guardian and The Mary Sue trended on Twitter this weekend after quitting...

Miss Turkey: when beauty queens get political

A former Miss Turkey, Merve Büyüksaraç, could soon be trading her designer threads and high heels for a jumpsuit in an unflattering shade of...

Why is local sustainable fashion so expensive?

We live in a world that offers us an abundance of choice and convenience. It’s important to understand the true cost of...

From government officials to social media creatives, rape culture is everywhere

When comments and videos perpetuating rape culture are left unchecked, what message is being sent to survivors and victims of sexual violence?
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