Media

Every week we reach hundreds of thousands of people through placing arguments in the media in support of the principles we stand for. No other advocacy group in the country does as much as we do to promote support for policies that defend your right, and that of your community, to make decisions about your own life free from counter-productive government interference.

When the commander-in-chief goes AWOL - Politicsweb

19 July 2021 - In his speech on Monday last week (12th July), Cyril Ramaphosa reminded us twice that he was commander-in-chief of the defence force. But by the time he had been persuaded to increase the number of troops deployed against the mayhem in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) and Gauteng from 2 500 to 25 000, local communities had already mounted their own defences.

Three proposals to #SaveTheEconomy

19 July 2021 - Last week, the Institute of Race Relations launched a campaign to #SaveTheEconomy. Through its Racism Is NOT The Problem initiative, the IRR sent letters to politicians and the CEOs of banks to obtain their backing in reviving the economy.

Letter: Look more closely at Institute of Race Relations - Businesslive

18 July 2021 - It is the grandchildren of Edgar Brookes, a founder and president of the Institute of Race Relations (IRR), who dishonour their grandfather’s proud legacy in their rancorous mischaracterisation of the IRR’s present-day position (“IRR not continuing the legacy of its founders”, July 14).

Closer to the brink of a new political realignment - News24

16 July 2021 - In May of 1976, the chairperson of the West Rand Administration Board, which had taken over the administration of Soweto three years earlier, told the Rand Daily Mail that "the broad masses of Soweto are perfectly content, perfectly happy". In June of that year, Soweto erupted.

Fundamental change of direction needed - Businesslive

14 July 2021 - President Cyril Ramaphosa has rightly stressed that the rioting that has gripped parts of the country threatens to inflict a wave of hardship as economic supply systems are disrupted. Nowhere will this be felt more keenly than in respect of the food supply.

As crisis deepens, SA must get real

13 July 2021 - Mounting losses in lives and livelihoods and economic damage running to billions of rands are forcing South Africans to confront the harsh but unavoidable reality that only real reform will #SaveTheEconomy and stem looting and pillage in the long term.

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