Category Archives: patronage
Raymond Suttner: What is really at stake in election of a woman as president? (Polity)
Launch of Recovering Democracy in SA at Book Lounge Cape Town, with Rebecca Davis, 9 April 2015 (photographs)
Raymond Suttner: ‘Party loyalty’, patronage and the future of SA parliament (The Con)
Eskom disarray and wider crisis of irregularity: how do we recover the promise of 1994?
Raymond Suttner: South African parliament now and in the future (Heinrich Boll foundation)
Raymond Suttner: South Africa 20 years on: a state in crisis (The Africa Report)
Raymond Suttner audio interview with Gareth Cliff 12 March 2015
Raymond Suttner: Attacks on foreign migrants are attacks on freedom of all
Raymond Suttner: An attack on a foreign migrant is an attack on us all (Polity)
While the extent of xenophobic attacks may not be widely known, the broad facts are relatively clear. Continue reading
Nomboniso Gasa: King’s culture call is all about land
Nomboniso Gasa: Post 1994 land laws mimic apartheid
Press release on Raymond Suttner’s Recovering Democracy in SA (Jacana)
RAYMOND SUTTNER: CAPE TOWN BOOK LAUNCHES RECOVERING DEMOCRACY IN SOUTH AFRICA
CAPE TOWN LAUNCHES of RECOVERING DEMOCRACY IN SOUTH AFRICA CONFIRMED FOR 9 APRIL 2015 Continue reading
Confirmed book launches for Recovering Democracy in SA (21 February)
Update for launches of Recovering Democracy in South Africa (Jacana Media). Update 21 February 2015
Book availability. The book ought to be in the book stores late in the first week of March 2015 and e books will be available at a date to be announced.
The following launches have been confirmed thus far:
1.18 March 2015 Troyeville Hotel. Dinner starting 6 pm. In conversation with Anthony Altbeker. Flyer will be posted soon and bookings can be made with the hotel.
2. 19 March 2015, 6 p.m.Wits History Workshop/Wits Institute for Social and Econoic Research (WISER), launch at WISER Discussants: Dr Arianna Lissoni, Wits History Workshop and Dr Mcebisi Ndletyana, Mapungubwe Institute for Strategic Refection (MISTRA). Flyer to be posted soon. Those who are not on mailing list and wish to be invited should please inbox me
3. 26 March 2015. Rhodes University launch , Humanities seminar room, 5.30 pm. Flyer to be posted.
4. 1 APRIL 2015, launch/ discussion at Poppy’s, 6-7th Street Melville starting 6 p.m, ending 7.15 pm. This will be followed by jazz band. Flyer to be posted.
5. Date in early April to be confirmed. 10 a.m. Launch & discussion at UCT Graduate School of Business. Part of their Roundtable series. Chair Professor Mills Soko. Discussant to be confirmed. Any person based at UCT wishing to be invited please inbox me.
6. The will be a public launch in Cape Town on the evening of UCT launch, details to be announced.
7. 15 April 2015. Pietermaritzburg Agency for Community Social Action (PACSA) hosts launch in Pietermaritzburg in late afternoon. Flyer to be posted
8. 23 April 2015. Steve Biko Foundation, Ginsburg, Eastern Cape, time to be confirmed. Flyer to be posted. Anyone wishing to attend who is not on SBF mailing list please inbox me. Flyer to be posted.
Further locations for launches are under discussion and will be posted as they are confirmed.
Raymond Suttner: Zuma period: Depoliticised but distinct character
When I said that the current period in SA politics is depoliticised Continue reading
Raymond Suttner: Living in depoliticised times
We are living in depoliticised times. Continue reading
Raymond Suttner The attack on parliament -where to from here (Polity video)
Raymond Suttner: EFF contribution to SA politics (Polity video)
In conversation with @antonyaltbeker on Recovering Democracy in SA at Troyeville 18 March
Launch of Recovering Democracy in South Africa at Troyeville Hotel 18 March 2015
Raymond Suttner will be in conversation with Antony Altbeker. Supper served from 6.30 pm.