Tag Archives: African National Congress

Suttner’s Vision for a Revived State

  In January last year, Raymond Suttner started publishing a regular weekly column and video interviews on Polity.org.za. I had been following and looking forward to Suttner’s column, but it was not until reading Recovering Democracy in South Africa that I realised just how substantial this work has been. This is a very different book [...]

SA’s Political End-Games

  Political assassinations appear to be on the increase in post-apartheid South Africa – especially in more recent years – with researcher David Bruce suggesting as many as 450 people have been killed since the advent of democracy. Intra-party violence has increased in KwaZulu-Natal since the Inkatha Freedom Party’s splintering of the National Freedom Party. [...]