08 July 2021
Forty minutes before midnight on Wednesday, Jacob Zuma’s motorcade sped out of his mansion to hand himself into custody. It is the latest step downwards for the former South African president.
06 June 2021
Chanie Rosenberg, who has died aged 99, spent her life fighting the injustices that are still at the centre of world politics today.
03 May 2021
India’s hard right prime minister Narendra Modi is finally feeling the heat after weeks of Covid-19 devastating the country.
23 January 2021
The rollout of Covid-19 vaccination programmes helps governments claim they are in control of the coronavirus pandemic. But the vaccine isn’t for everyone—the poorest are being left behind. And ultimately the scheming of powerful states and pharmaceutical firms put everyone at risk
20 January 2021
There is anger in South Africa after police water-cannoned poor, black, disabled people while a government minister looked on.
12 January 2021
Monday marked one year since the first Covid-19 death in Wuhan, China.
13 October 2020
Over three million workers in South Africa’s four largest trade union federations held a national strike on Wednesday of last week.