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SABC, Mail & Guardian launch ‘The Big Africa Debate’ in Cape Town – SABC News – Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa’s news leader.

SABC, Mail & Guardian launch 'The Big Africa Debate' in Cape Town - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), in collaboration with the Mail and Guardian, launched the inaugural ‘The Big Africa Debate’ on Tuesday in Cape Town. The debate series will critically examine topical subjects from the continent’s political, economic, and social realm, focusing on Africa’s bankability and infrastructure development. The first …

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Education Now Needs a Real National Focus. Here’s How That Can Happen.

Education Now Needs a Real National Focus. Here’s How That Can Happen.

Text size People walk through Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus on March 14, 2022 in Berkeley, Calif. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images About the author: Stanley Litow is Accenture Professor of the Practice at Duke University and a trustee at the State University of New York. He previously served as president of …

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Continuity and Change in Pakistani Politics: The End of Imran Khan and What’s Next

Continuity and Change in Pakistani Politics: The End of Imran Khan and What’s Next

Asia Geopolitics | Politics | Risk Intelligence | South Asia What does the future hold for Pakistan? Credit: ImranKhanOfficial via FacebookAdvertisement Podcast hosts Ankit Panda (@nktpnd) and Katie Putz (@LadyPutz) are joined by Mohammad Taqi (@mazdaki), a columnist for The Wire, to discuss Pakistan’s April 2022 political crisis, which led to the end of Imran Khan’s …

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Planet Earth’s Future Now Rests in the Hands of Big Business

Planet Earth’s Future Now Rests in the Hands of Big Business

On a brisk Monday in Houston in early March, dozens of protesters gathered across the street from the giant Hilton hotel hosting CERAWeek, the energy industry’s hallmark annual conference. Their signs accused the corporate executives inside of betraying humanity in pursuit of financial return. STOP EXTRACTING OUR FUTURE, read one. …

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Take Your Money Off The Grid

Take Your Money Off The Grid

In a time of geopolitical chaos and inflation, Simon Mikhailovich’s extreme wealth preservation strategies don’t seem so paranoid. Cyberattacks. Inflation. Pandemic. Is your money safe? The question is asked by Simon Mikhailovich, a Russian émigré and entrepreneur who is in the business of selling a certain kind of safety. His …

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