Raymond Suttner, Building unity to restore democratic rule. (Polity)

http://www.polity.org.za/article/building-unity-to-restore-democratic-rule-2014-03-31

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Vashna Jagarnath, The Indian election-real politics vs reel politics

http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2014-03-30-the-indian-election-real-politics-vs.-reel-politics/#.UzkRwaiSzwh

Nkandla style (video) (Gangham style remix)

Greg Nicolson, Marikana commission: a cop who stands for truth and accountability

http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2014-03-27-marikana-commission-a-cop-who-stands-for-truth-and-accountability/#.UzQ90Fw55SV

Nomboniso Gasa, on change through “The Good People in the ANC” argument

I don’t buy the “good people in the ANC” argument. I believe they are there and they are many. I am not sure that makes a compelling argument to vote for the ANC. If we have learnt anything about how organisations and social change work, it is the complexity of changing patterns that have already set it.

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Niren Tolsi, Marikana’s Rambo-evidence stacks up against the SAPS

http://www.theconmag.co.za/2014/03/25/marikanas-rambo-evidence-stacks-up-against-saps/

Nomboniso Gasa, The so-called “Grand Narrative”: phrase that irritates like a buzzing mosquito

The “Grand Narrative” phrase is an interesting concept

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