Tag: Parliament

  • The Law is an Ass – open letter to Derek Hanekom, Minister of Tourism

    Dear Derek I hope you’re going to be speaking to your colleagues now that a list of the National Key Points has been published.  I’m sure you also didn’t know when you were breaking the law before government was forced by the courts to let us know which laws we are breaking before we break […]

  • Why President Zuma’s State of the Nation address fails

    Listening to President Zuma’s speech, I was impressed but then, when I started thinking about the content, I became less and less impressed.  So I went to look at the online version of the full speech. I went to bed thinking that while there was some merit in the content — something is being done…