Last month wikileaks published a large tranche of Afghan war documents, that the Pentagon doesn't like. Actually, they want it all back, if such a thing is possible in the download age.
Sunday 22 August 2010
By Andy on Sunday 22 August 2010, 17:59 - Politics
Wednesday 3 February 2010
By Andy on Wednesday 3 February 2010, 17:00 - Politics
Monday 23 November 2009
By Andy on Monday 23 November 2009, 14:57
Living in South Africa, this is a much-overused term, derogatory, harking back to the Apartheid era. In my opinion, it indicates a strange paucity of the English language in a very necessary area.
Tuesday 16 December 2008
By Andy on Tuesday 16 December 2008, 13:03
The African National Congress has led South Africa since 1994 - the start of majority rule. Disaffection with Jacob Zuma's recall of Thabo Mbeki has set an unwanted ball in motion - a potential split of the party before the next election.
Monday 24 December 2007
By Andy on Monday 24 December 2007, 10:29
Thursday 29 November 2007
By Andy on Thursday 29 November 2007, 09:12
Wednesday 14 November 2007
By Andy on Wednesday 14 November 2007, 19:32
The next president of South Africa will be chosen this December at the December ANC conference in Limpopo. This is a tiny subset of the electorate that make this important decision.
Tuesday 20 March 2007
By Andy on Tuesday 20 March 2007, 11:16
The continent still has a way to go to transition from Kings to Leaders, and South Africa's president will change before the 2010 Soccer World Cup. On Human Rights Day, some thoughts on the process.