Equality Court prohibits display of old South African flag

Old flag should only be displayed for “genuine artistic, academic or journalistic expression in the public interest”


Law | 22 August 2019

Farm workers say Oak Valley housing arrangements are racist

But farm retorts that its living conditions are humane


Brief | 21 August 2019

Here are the arguments for and against banning the old South African flag

The Nelson Mandela Foundation and Afriforum are opposing each other in the Johannesburg Equality Court


Law | 29 April 2019

Equality Court makes it clear: No racism is acceptable

Velaphi Khumalo asked South Africa to be cleansed of whites, like Hitler did to Jews


Law | 8 October 2018

Concourt explains test for racism in the workplace

Employee who used the phrase “swart man” was rightly dismissed


Law | 22 May 2018

Mitchells Plain and Siqalo residents hold crisis meeting

“If we start a racial war in this country, it is going to help no one.”


News | 3 May 2018

White Parklands resident accused of shooting black man in race attack

Victim says he was told: “I don’t need k****rs in my street”


News | 16 January 2018

Why more criminalising of hate speech is a bad idea

Criminalisation of hate speech in otherwise good draft bill provides a space for right-wing to rally around


Opinion | 13 June 2017

“K” word rant sparks protest

17-year-old learner has been suspended from school


Brief | 9 June 2017

Vigilante violence leaves Malawian family homeless

“The police do nothing so the people have decided to mobilise and handle the matter themselves”


News | 13 February 2017

De Lille’s promise to reverse apartheid design rings hollow

Government has failed to take opportunities to integrate Cape Town


Opinion | 19 January 2017

Jews urged not to meet Tafelberg activists

Attending Ndifuna Ukwazi meeting may be detrimental to “community’s interests” say property developers


News | 18 January 2017

Is it constitutional to make hate speech an offence?

An analysis of the Hate Crimes Bill


Law | 17 January 2017

Government finishes Sans Souci investigation

School principal Charmaine Murray retires


Brief | 10 January 2017

Concourt takes firm stand against racism

Racism can no longer be glossed over, accommodated or excused


Law | 14 November 2016

Black hair hierarchy is a metaphor for life

It’s not just about hair - it’s about racism


Opinion | 2 September 2016