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The Daily Friend Show

By SA Institute of Race Relations

The Daily Friend Show is a 30-minute current affairs podcast featuring our analysts and writers. It presents a liberal perspective on the political, social and economic issues of the day. No topic is taboo, nothing is off-limits. Our team of analysts and writers from South Africa's fastest-growing liberal news site - dailyfriend.co.za. #InNoUncertainTerms

  1. 1.
    Cape Town wants costs from EFF, More ratings downgrades and the “anti-racist” library11/23/2020
    31:36
  2. 2.
    Looming 2nd round at Brackenfell, residents are not paying their bills and a 2nd lockdown?11/19/2020
    31:00
  3. 3.
    SABC strike, Taxi strike and how SA can strike it rich in mining11/18/2020
    30:20
  4. 4.
    Governance in Africa, nationalizing the Reserve Bank, and vaccine success11/17/2020
    31:17
  5. 5.
    The sordid prescribed assets plot, "Prophet" Bushiri escapes and what’s going on with Ethiopia?11/16/2020
    31:01
  6. 6.
    The great by-election wave11/12/2020
    31:30
  7. 7.
    Ace Magashule arrest warrant, land corruption and Armistice Day11/11/2020
    30:51
  8. 8.
    Brackenfell school dust up and government has an ambitious new language policy11/10/2020
    30:59
  1. 9.
    Wrapping up the US election and Patricia de Lille attacks the IRR11/09/2020
    32:25
  2. 10.
    Pension grabbing plans advance, strange news from California and Matric exams are here11/05/2020
    30:57
  3. 11.
    Elections, elections....and polls11/04/2020
    30:21
  4. 12.
    America finally goes to the polls, BEE regulations struck down and is electronic voting a good idea in SA?11/03/2020
    30:56
  5. 13.
    DA elects a new leader at its virtual conference and EFF's racial double-think returns11/02/2020
    31:57
  6. 14.
    Special Vlog: 7 noteworthy unscripted moments in Tito's Budget Speech10/29/2020
    26:40
  7. 15.
    Budget speech analysis with Frans Cronje, DA leadership race and 'too many' black netball players10/29/2020
    30:54
  8. 16.
    Special Edition: A future for SA? What Tito's budget means for you10/28/2020
    1:00:44
  9. 17.
    World Bank talks stall, DA wins back Tshwane and is early voting in the US a good idea?10/28/2020
    30:55
  10. 18.
    "Notorious" Amy Coney Barret confirmed and government threatens to take land of black farmers10/27/2020
    30:47
  11. 19.
    Should we fear another lockdown? Mmusi writes to white South Africans and PA takes over Jo'burg department10/26/2020
    31:06
  12. 20.
    KZN goes Bananas, Lagos in flames and DA demands banks stop bailing out SAA10/22/2020
    30:39
  13. 21.
    Netflix licenses, Ranjeni Munusamy writes budget speech and will Trump or Biden be better for SA?10/21/2020
    30:48
  14. 22.
    Millennials reject democracy, Cele at Zondo and is there a 2nd Covid wave coming for SA?10/20/2020
    30:42
  15. 23.
    Terrorist attack in France, anti-immigrant protest in Limpopo and making the trains run on time10/19/2020
    30:40
  16. 24.
    Special Edition: What really happened at Senekal & what it means for SA10/19/2020
    1:00:41
  17. 25.
    New Zealand votes, yet more corruption and America holds a supreme court hearing10/15/2020
    30:45
  18. 26.
    IRR Campaigns Update: The IRR is going to Senekal10/14/2020
    15:55
  19. 27.
    Teacher accused of fraud for using 'wrong race', Agbiz appeases EWC and Facebook bans anti-vax adverts10/14/2020
    31:12
  20. 28.
    Frans Cronje and Ivo Vegter on Expropriation and Lockdowns10/13/2020
    31:10
  21. 29.
    Black farmers face eviction, economic plan in the making and Ramaphosa speaks on farm murders10/12/2020
    31:07
  22. 30.
    Few choices for Tito, Harris vs Pence and Ace's mystery arrest warrant10/08/2020
    30:48
  23. 31.
    Senekal Riot, ASISA attacks the IRR and Frans Cronje gives his take on the U.S. election10/07/2020
    30:40
  24. 32.
    Union strike imminent, ASISA's wishful thinking and phantom arrests10/06/2020
    30:38
  25. 33.
    Trump has Covid, land for the masses? and is SAA bailouts violating the IMF loan?10/05/2020
    30:15
  26. 34.
    Hawks make arrests, travel opens up and a hunger crisis10/01/2020
    31:15
  27. 35.
    First U.S. presidential debate review, railways looted and 2 million jobs gone09/30/2020
    31:07
  28. 36.
    Name changes, U.S. presidential debate and trouble in the Caucasus09/29/2020
    31:19
  29. 37.
    No foreign spazas, farm murders in KZN and Trump’s taxes09/28/2020
    31:42
  30. 38.
    SANDF accused of getting political, the US Senate election and activists occupy Camps Bay mansion09/23/2020
    30:57
  31. 39.
    Elections galore, SAA just won't die and RBG passes away09/22/2020
    30:49
  32. 40.
    How not to be corrupt, Thai king causes a fuss and Kelly Khumalo accused of “blackface”09/21/2020
    31:10
  33. 41.
    Land, Lives & Liberty Pt. 3: How can we make life in rural SA better?09/17/2020
    55:22
  34. 42.
    ANC leader says he shouldn’t go to jail, chaos at a racecourse and Ramaphosa's deadwood problem09/17/2020
    30:29
  35. 43.
    Land, Lives & Liberty Pt. 2: Why does rural SA need secure property rights?09/16/2020
    45:46
  36. 44.
    ANC visits Zim on SANDF aircraft, Cricket SA vs Momentum and more peace in the Middle East?09/16/2020
    31:13
  37. 45.
    Land, Lives & Liberty Pt. 1: How can we make life in rural SA safer?09/15/2020
    48:18
  38. 46.
    IRR attacked for asking about pensions, the COVID storm is fading and is there life on Venus?09/15/2020
    30:36
  39. 47.
    An assassination plot, Malema in court and who’s powerful in America?09/14/2020
    30:48
  40. 48.
    Shampoo war is over, George Bizos passes away and will South Africa be a failed state?09/10/2020
    30:34
  41. 49.
    GDP collapses, Media savages the DA and Asia turns against China09/09/2020
    30:54
  42. 50.
    IRR Campaigns Update: Cricket SA revokes racist hiring policy and pushing back against Prescribed Assets09/09/2020
    10:36
  43. 51.
    Special Edition: Magnus Heystek on why Prescribed Assets threatens your finances09/09/2020
    51:06
  44. 52.
    Special Edition: Richard Spoor on land rights and the judiciary09/08/2020
    32:49
  45. 53.
    DA embraces non-racialism, EFF's fascism reignited and Eskom suspends “apathetic” managers09/07/2020
    30:33
  46. 54.
    Alcohol prohibition is in the air, Post Office in trouble and poison plot in Russia09/03/2020
    30:40
  47. 55.
    IRR takes on Cricket SA, is there a hidden libertarian side to the ANC? and a DA provincial leader resigns09/02/2020
    31:07
  48. 56.
    Government looks at wealth tax, Mabuza condemns farm murders and Biden and Trump: who’s to blame?09/01/2020
    30:47
  49. 57.
    Mashaba launches his new party, Cyril battles Zuma and Japan bids farewell to its PM08/31/2020
    32:02
  50. 58.
    Court rules against property rights, the slippery slope of corruption and its OK to say I don’t know08/27/2020
    30:45
  51. 59.
    V-shaped recoveries, no bloody alcohol and more demands from unions08/26/2020
    30:47
  52. 60.
    ‘Apartheid’ at NYU, SA's middle class takes a beating and Africa beats Polio08/25/2020
    30:39
  53. 61.
    ANC attacks its moderates, Italy abandons lockdowns and Twitter tears a family apart08/24/2020
    30:34
  54. 62.
    Zimbabwe & the Vatican, UAE-Israeli relations and SANDF ombudsman on the Collins Khosa killing08/20/2020
    31:00
  55. 63.
    BLM denies human dignity, disgraced former ANC mayor redeployed and Susan B Anthony cancelled08/19/2020
    31:11
  56. 64.
    IRR has solutions for economic woes, “Hunt down” those who won't kneel and the xenophobic storm08/18/2020
    30:42
  57. 65.
    IRR Briefing: Growth & Recovery: A Strategy to #GetSAWorking with John Endres08/18/2020
    49:31
  58. 66.
    ANC goes authoritarian and DA gears up for leadership battle08/17/2020
    30:43
  59. 67.
    Lottery corruption, ISIS in Mozambique and Cape Town denied choice of electricity supplier08/13/2020
    30:47
  60. 68.
    Russian vaccine, Biden chooses a vice-president and freedom is over for Hong Kong08/12/2020
    30:31
  61. 69.
    Women’s day, an appetite for a tax revolt and trouble in White Russia08/11/2020
    30:32
  62. 70.
    Behind the NCCC legality battle, time to fire the corrupt and SA's foreign policy08/06/2020
    30:33
  63. 71.
    Consumers are suffering and COVID numbers are junk08/05/2020
    30:48
  64. 72.
    Is Ramaphosa finished? Will wine be unbanned? And are we losing another decade?08/04/2020
    31:54
  65. 73.
    ANC suddenly decides corruption is a problem, Zimbabwe attacks Malema and SAA-reborn doomed?08/03/2020
    30:21
  66. 74.
    Postponing elections? When will business grow a backbone? What are the consequences of an IMF loan?07/31/2020
    29:21
  67. 75.
    Can government create 'real' jobs? Is NMB going under administration? And how easy is it to do business in SA?07/29/2020
    30:01
  68. 76.
    IRR Campaign Update: SA's R70bn IMF loan07/28/2020
    10:22
  69. 77.
    Protests in Cape Town, Anti-corruption is fashionable again and Europe unites07/27/2020
    29:52
  70. 78.
    Conspiracy theories, making small business work and mission to Mars07/24/2020
    33:25
  71. 79.
    #BlackLivesMatter and you: Why does it matter?07/22/2020
    38:17
  72. 80.
    Daily Friend Show Special: Because #BlackLivesMatter with Gabriel Crouse07/21/2020
    1:10:31
  73. 81.
    Vaccine on the way? Nomvula Mokonyane & 'racist' allegations and restaurants hit back07/20/2020
    33:14
  74. 82.
    Trump in trouble? Stats SA defunded but SAA reborn and has the Western Cape reached its Covid-19 peak?07/17/2020
    33:41
  75. 83.
    China threatens revenge on the UK, New York Times in turmoil and Tito says we need a new plan07/15/2020
    35:52
  76. 84.
    Lockdown revised, church gunfights and a surprising inequality report07/13/2020
    41:51
  77. 85.
    Land invasions, farm attacks, Premiers catch Covid-19 and biltong goes global07/10/2020
    40:04
  78. 86.
    IRR Campaigns Update: Are the banks selling us out on EWC?07/09/2020
    16:38
  79. 87.
    "Principled" MK Vets, EFF says take all land and ISIS threatens SA07/08/2020
    33:57
  80. 88.
    Command Council here to stay? Chinese sabre rattling and is Gauteng headed for another hard lockdown?07/06/2020
    33:44
  81. 89.
    Whispering in private what should be said in public, race nationalism and the narrow gate of public discourse07/02/2020
    39:27
  82. 90.
    EWC is back in parliament, court victory for Afrikaans language rights and Cele speaks about police brutality07/01/2020
    36:39
  83. 91.
    Open the parks! Eastern Cape Healthcare collapses and SAA social compact breaks down06/29/2020
    32:14
  84. 92.
    Frans Cronje’s thoughts on the budget, is there a 2nd wave of Covid-19? and surprising data on cops from America06/26/2020
    38:51
  85. 93.
    Daily Friend Show Special: Update on the IRR's 'IMF #ChangeGear' campaign06/25/2020
    13:22
  86. 94.
    The Budget Crisis is here06/24/2020
    23:03
  87. 95.
    Alterations to the Electoral Act, DA loses BEE court case and Malawi reruns election06/22/2020
    29:31
  88. 96.
    Alcohol ban back on the table, state to lead economic recovery and Chess makes waves online06/19/2020
    31:34
  89. 97.
    Youth Day, VBS arrests and China battles new Covid-19 outbreak06/17/2020
    29:33
  90. 98.
    Eastern Cape grapples with Covid-19, the New York Times falls and Tito looks for cash06/15/2020
    33:18
  91. 99.
    Nelson Mandela Foundation justifies violence, Gov's new plan for SOEs and Gareth Cliff to host new TV Show06/12/2020
    28:55
  92. 100.
    Daily Friend Show Special - IRR to IMF: Don't fund destructive policies06/11/2020
    12:53
  93. 101.
    Business confidence hits rock bottom, Burundi’s president dies and it's JK Rowling vs the Trans Rights Movement06/10/2020
    25:44
  94. 102.
    Living your principles, alcoholism and due process rights06/08/2020
    41:12
  95. 103.
    Reforming South Africa’s monarchies, and Lancet retracts big study06/05/2020
    25:42
  96. 104.
    Daily Friend Show Special: The Ten Year Lockdown with Dr Anthea Jeffery06/04/2020
    45:52
  97. 105.
    Mayor backtracks on 'Kill the white economy', court judgment undoes lockdown regulations and more bad news for tourism06/03/2020
    34:07
  98. 106.
    Schools open or do they? Cyril reveals what reform means and Space-x goes to space06/01/2020
    27:19
  99. 107.
    Rakgase wins, courts hold the line and the EFF has some ideas05/29/2020
    31:51
  100. 108.
    Churches open, Cubans fast-tracked and China cracks down05/27/2020
    36:25
  101. 109.
    Rates cut, medical establishment caves and tobacco bans05/25/2020
    32:53
  102. 110.
    Daily Friend Show Special: Are the Covid-19 models wrong? with Nick Hudson05/22/2020
    26:34
  103. 111.
    Defending civil liberties, NCCC without restraint and schools to reopen05/20/2020
    25:30
  104. 112.
    Lockdown, Liberty & Law a conversation with Adv. Erin-Dianne Richards05/20/2020
    57:13
  105. 113.
    Doctor speaks out, Cosatu recommits to lockdown and ANC conference lost to Covid-1905/18/2020
    31:23
  106. 114.
    Business takes on government, Government licenses charity and the end of the office?05/15/2020
    37:10
  107. 115.
    Keeping Liberty Alive with Dr Anthea Jeffery05/14/2020
    34:40
  108. 116.
    SCIENCE! Quarantining the sick and open letters05/13/2020
    27:49
  109. 117.
    Truth and consequence, non-reformia and the media’s role in lockdown05/11/2020
    27:25
  110. 118.
    SAA, Smoking and Socialism05/08/2020
    24:35
  111. 119.
    Will the ANC survive the Covid-19 crisis? with Dr Frans Cronje05/07/2020
    31:50
  112. 120.
    Don’t pay back the money05/06/2020
    33:32
  113. 121.
    Frustration builds and SAA tries to rise like a phoenix05/04/2020
    29:32
  114. 122.
    Lifting the lockdown NOW with Dr Anthea Jeffery04/30/2020
    29:49
  115. 123.
    Level 4 ahead, Cuban medics and YouTube censors doctors04/29/2020
    29:20
  116. 124.
    Friend's Breakfast Briefing - Magnus Heystek: The impact of Covid-19 on #YourBudget.04/27/2020
    55:22
  117. 125.
    Lockdown eases, Trump makes some suggestions and we discuss some light items04/24/2020
    27:01
  118. 126.
    Alcohol, unemployment and the president's address04/22/2020
    31:25
  119. 127.
    The impact of Covid-19 on your pension and the economy with Mike Schussler04/21/2020
    44:50
  120. 128.
    Hot food causes trouble and tourism minister attacks IRR04/20/2020
    23:06
  121. 129.
    Frans Cronje on schools and the lockdown04/17/2020
    32:10
  122. 130.
    SMEs and Covid-19, enforcing orthodoxy and WHO de-funded04/15/2020
    31:15
  123. 131.
    IRR's 5-point policy plan to save #LivesAndLivelihoods during the lockdown and beyond04/14/2020
    29:31
  124. 132.
    The impact of Covid-19 on your job, your business with economist Dawie Roodt04/09/2020
    23:09
  125. 133.
    Minister apologises, who's running the UK and is the EFF winning?04/08/2020
    32:20
  126. 134.
    Boris in hospital, Tito promises cuts and News24 issues an apology04/06/2020
    27:22
  127. 135.
    Masks for all, Taiwan and the WHO, and we uncover the dark truth04/03/2020
    28:38
  128. 136.
    Daily Friend Show Special - IRR Press Briefing: Covid-19 Scenarios and Policy Proposals04/02/2020
    1:02:55
  129. 137.
    Daily Friend Show Special: How SA can save #LivesAndLivelihoods04/01/2020
    29:15
  130. 138.
    Lockdown day 4, DA MPL supports police aggression and Moody's downgrades SA to junk03/30/2020
    31:00
  131. 139.
    PRASA up to its old tricks and Ivo Vegter gives his take on the lockdown03/27/2020
    29:26
  132. 140.
    IRR releases Covid-19 policy paper, South Africa loses an artist and lockdown regulations published03/25/2020
    24:39
  133. 141.
    Daily Friend Show Special: Thoughts on the lockdown03/24/2020
    18:45
  134. 142.
    Sol Kerzner dies, first Covid-19 death in Zimbabwe and Ivo Vegter Joins the IRR03/23/2020
    25:12
  135. 143.
    Freedom of speech in Africa, Divorce in China and Shifting the blame for the Virus03/20/2020
    28:59
  136. 144.
    Union threatens strike, fear in the airports and responding to the crisis03/18/2020
    28:36
  137. 145.
    Ramaphosa speaks! Reserve Bank threatened and Biden makes a promise03/16/2020
    15:29
  138. 146.
    Sasol down, nuclear reactor out and virus abounds03/13/2020
    35:08
  139. 147.
    Public protector damned, energy mix debated and Biden wins again03/11/2020
    33:27
  140. 148.
    Ramaphoria resurrected and is Pravin honest?03/09/2020
    35:59
  141. 149.
    Daily Friend Special: AgBiz endorses EWC03/06/2020
    15:21
  142. 150.
    Does SA love SAA? Why is the economy in recession? Who won super Tuesday?03/04/2020
    39:27

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