Sunday Times Politics Weekly

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The weekly political show by top journalists of the Sunday Times discussing the week's biggest stories, toughest topics in a tight and guided conversation. An Arena Holdings Production. Keywords: podcast, travel, vacation, destination, hotel, wildlife, resort, flights, travel news, budget travel

  1. 1.
    Elections: besmirching the IEC's good name & COSATU continues to back the ANC
    28:20
  2. 2.
    Elections: Political violence begins again & the new plague of undercover campaigning at vaccination sites 
    26:30
  3. 3.
    Who is to blame for SA's election blunder & what are the ramifications of Zuma's medical parole?
    34:06
  4. 4.
    The ANC's electoral candidate crisis & SA's unchecked borrowing spree 
    29:41
  5. 5.
    Zuma requests donations to service legal fees while SA’s unemployment skyrockets
    25:04
  6. 6.
    Parliament's new speaker threaten to upset the ANC's applecart & unpacking SA's "debt elephant" 
    25:08
  7. 7.
    Former President Kgalema Motlanthe explains why the ANC needs a National Electoral Committee
    22:39
  8. 8.
    A rogue Minister and an absent Deputy President 
    25:52
  1. 9.
    Reshuffle and relief: unpacking the ANC's response to the unrest
    26:01
  2. 10.
    The ANC's left hand doesn't know what the right hand is doing
    26:46
  3. 11.
    Unpacking SA's looting crisis: Would pardoning Zuma help or hinder efforts to bring calm to SA?
    23:23
  4. 12.
    Zuma's arrest presents Ramaphosa with a golden opportunity to shape the ANC in his image
    27:56
  5. 13.
    ‘Those defending Jacob Zuma have no moral basis on which to stand’ — political analyst
    23:02
  6. 14.
    Is SA on the verge of becoming a failed state? 
    33:24
  7. 15.
    Money makes the world go round - A broke ANC and a desperate diamond digging populous
    26:06
  8. 16.
    Another Covid-19 corruptions scandal: Is it naïve to expect politicians to be ethical? 
    21:40
  9. 17.
    Is the ANC doomed because it failed to raise a new generation of moral leaders?
    28:48
  10. 18.
    A lie of politicians - unpacking SA's latest corruption scandals
    29:33
  11. 19.
    Public sector wages: Government blinked first — what does this mean for SA?
    28:59
  12. 20.
    Can Luthuli House bounce back without a split?
    28:50
  13. 21.
    ‘Ramaphosa is a boxer’ — what the step-aside saga says about President Cyril  Ramaphosa’s power within the ANC
    26:51
  14. 22.
    Ramaphosa's time in the hot seat, Ace's head on the chopping block & do politicians need to be educated?
    27:20
  15. 23.
    What's behind Zuma's legal team's withdrawal, who will be left if step-aside action is taken & the burglary at
    28:55
  16. 24.
    Zondo's state capture circus, ANC factional battles & Judge Pillay in the hot seat
    33:05
  17. 25.
    Andile Lungisa talks about prison and continues to defend Jacob Zuma
    38:05
  18. 26.
    Trucking protests: justified or economic sabotage?
    24:40
  19. 27.
    Zondo Commission vs Bushiri: SA's biggest political stories of the week
    26:54
  20. 28.
    Ace and race: SA's biggest political stories of the week 
    34:52
  21. 29.
    Coalition chaos and state capture spice
    25:46
  22. 30.
    Tough times don't touch SA politicians
    27:41
  23. 31.
    Zuma vs Zondo: He won't be able to run from the commission forever
    35:07
  24. 32.
    Zondo Commission begins to bear fruit as asbestos audit arrests wow SA 
    39:38
  25. 33.
    'It's ANC first' - historic misuse of state funds continues 
    34:27
  26. 34.
    The politics of natural hair & the DA's new redress policy
    35:13
  27. 35.
    NEC meeting dominated by discussions on the scourge of corruption in the ANC-led government
    31:28
  28. 36.
    Ramaphosa's open letter against corruption rings hollow
    22:19
  29. 37.
    Debate dates for the DA, SA faces Covid-19 corruption shame
    31:11
  30. 38.
    Is SA ready for lockdown level 2?
    21:08
  31. 39.
    ANC has no teeth when dealing with corruption
    27:07
  32. 40.
    What racial politics does the DA stand for in 2020? 
    30:57
  33. 41.
    Political lip-service gets paid to GBV yet again
    26:55
  34. 42.
    Lockdown reflection: how has the ANC handled the global pandemic? 
    28:16
  35. 43.
    Political news of the week: President vs public protector
    26:22
  36. 44.
    ANC must take some responsibility for technical recession
    30:41
  37. 45.
    Public servants won't take Mboweni's budget lying down
    34:55
  38. 46.
    SONA and its fall out: who runs parliament in 2020?
    37:37
  39. 47.
    Following the president: Africa calls for Ramaphosa to take charge
    31:36
  40. 48.
    Can Portia Derby turn around Transnet and DA loses control - again
    28:33
  41. 49.
    That's a wrap: The 2019 political year
    26:10
  42. 50.
    SAA is past salvation, but who do we blame?
    28:42

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