News24 - Opinions News24.com | The revolution eats its children: Why FMF activists must be granted amnesty 2018-08-15T08:34:05.000000000+02:00 This fight for free education was not without casualties. Bonginkosi Khanyile was recently convicted on charges of public violence‚ failing to comply with a police instruction and possession of a dangerous weapon, writes Mcebo Dlamini. News24.com | Constitutional Court strikes a blow for criminal justice system 2018-08-14T15:18:25.000000000+02:00 The decision by the Constitutional Court nullifying former president Jacob Zuma’s appointment of the country’s prosecutions boss three years ago closes an unhappy chapter in the country’s recent past, writes Pierre de Vos. News24.com | Ramaphosa's biggest challenge yet: Managing the expropriation-genie 2018-08-14T12:05:04.000000000+02:00 The expropriation without compensation-genie is out of the bottle, and it ain't going back. The ANC is going to have a tough time keeping the reigns on this genie, writes Jan Gerber. News24.com | On Magnus Malan, the TRC and white victimhood 2018-08-14T10:13:59.000000000+02:00 The Magnus Malan story is a powerful example of how white violence can become victimhood and therefore worthy of protection and defence, writes Jodi Wiliams. News24.com | ANC's obsession with the cookie jar 2018-08-14T08:02:15.000000000+02:00 There are two interesting developments that should worry those monitoring government's ability to manage public funds properly, writes Ralph Mathekga. News24.com | Turning and turning, can Cyril hold the centre? 2018-08-14T08:01:31.000000000+02:00 To make South Africa work, President Cyril Ramaphosa is going to have to draw a line in the sand, admit to the challenges and failures, and how we got here. Most importantly, he's going to have to hold the centre of the ANC. News24.com | Ramaphosa cutting canes for his own backside 2018-08-14T07:59:48.000000000+02:00 The time is ripe for the citizens to see a leader with strong convictions stating his case without fear of offending someone. "Spineless Cyril" is not an epithet that would serve his brand, writes Max du Preez. News24.com | 'Hothouse Earth Scenario' – hot air or hot potato? 2018-08-13T15:41:02.000000000+02:00 The Houthouse Earth Scenario might not scare you, but it's sure to scare the daylights out of your grandchildren who will be trying to raise their families in the face of this unfolding nightmare, writes Robert J. Traydon. News24.com | Are social justice organisations the only hope for true justice? 2018-08-13T14:18:35.000000000+02:00 With the increase in the unemployment rate to 27.2% and wide-ranging poverty, government seems to be deliberately closing its ears to the needs of poor black people, writes Zusipe Batyi. News24.com | Long way to restoring integrity of NPA - legal experts 2018-08-13T12:25:11.000000000+02:00 The Constitutional Court's judgment that Shaun Abrahams should vacate the office of the NPA is a scathing reflection of former president Jacob Zuma's decision-making, legal experts say.