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Media release: Ramaphosa’s Recovery Plan – the good, the bad, the indifferent and what's needed

 19 Oct 20
The best was left for last. If what is promised in the end really happens, we will have a real prospect of desperately needed prosperity and jobs.…

Media release: Retirement fund announcement reflects a doomsday mentality

19 Oct 20  
This move, like too many others, reflects a doomsday mentality amongst the people we rely on to encourage optimism.…

The power of stokvels - moving from passive to active capitalism

16 Oct 20   James Peron
The power of stokvels - moving from passive to active capitalism…

Media releas: A further 162 title deeds in Kwakwatsi, Ngwathe, Free State

15 Oct 20  
On 14 October 2020, a further 162 fully tradeable free hold title deeds were presented to residents of Kwakwatsi, Ngwathe, Northern Free State, also known as Koppies.…

Media release: Full title deeds through Bond Cancellation. Land Reform breakthrough by Remgro, Cederberg Municipality and FMF in Clanwilliam, Western Cape

12 Oct 20  
On 8 October 2020, in a landmark event for the FMF's Khaya Lam (My Home) Land Reform Project, Remgro Limited and the Cederberg Municipality, for the first time, presented 45 full title deeds to lawful property owners in Clanwilliam under the Bond Can…

Gauteng townships deserve real development, which includes skilled foreign entrepreneurs

09 Oct 20   Mpiyakhe Dhlamini
Gauteng townships deserve real development, which includes skilled foreign entrepreneurs…

Media release: Government starts to release state owned farms to landless blacks – but no full title for 30 years

07 Oct 20  
Yet again government is failing to grasp an opportunity to redistribute state owned land to landless black citizens on full freehold title. Instead it is “allowing” them to farm state land on a 30 year lease and only then, will an option to buy kick…

Unemployment: The dream is still deferred

06 Oct 20   Mpiyakhe Dhlamini
Unemployment: The dream is still deferred…

Inequality in SA and beyond - a peek behind the curtain

02 Oct 20   James Peron
Inequality in SA and beyond - a peek behind the curtain…

Media release: President announced at FMF’s first post-AGM Board meeting

01 Oct 20  
The Free Market Foundation (FMF) is happy to announce that its first Board meeting after the 29 July 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM) yielded productive and exciting outcomes.…

Let economic freedom and trust be South Africa's heritage

01 Oct 20   Chris Hattingh
Let economic freedom and trust be South Africa's heritage…

Media release: The S25 Amendment Bill must not proceed

30 Sep 20  
Blaming the Constitution for government failure to act on land reform is absurd, yet, this is exactly what the Section 25 Amendment Bill is doing.…

Socialist economic planning is disastrous for SA women and children

30 Sep 20   Sindile Vabaza
Socialist economic planning is disastrous for SA women and children…

The moral bankruptcy of an inheritance tax

28 Sep 20   Temba A Nolutshungu
The moral bankruptcy of an inheritance tax…

The latest economic freedom report shows a worrying decline of property rights in SA

The latest economic freedom report shows a worrying decline of property rights in SA…

Any job is better than no job; any income better than none

23 Sep 20   Lindelwa Fuku
Any job is better than no job; any income better than none…

Covid-19 and the case against a state-run National Health Insurance

21 Sep 20   Michael Settas
Covid-19 and the case against a state-run National Health Insurance…

Only a free market and disciplined Parliament can end corruption

18 Sep 20   Martin van Staden
Only a free market and disciplined Parliament can end corruption…

FMF CEO STATEMENT: Eskom and Matjhabeng municipal farms scandal went unnoticed

18 Sep 20  
What do expropriation without compensation (EWC), Eskom and municipalities have in common? Nothing, unfortunately. At least not in popular discourse.…

Perils of rising state power and dwindling personal rights

17 Sep 20   Dr Richard J. Grant
Perils of rising state power and dwindling personal rights…

As the lockdown is normalised, is the rule of man overriding our liberties?

15 Sep 20   Zakhele Mthembu
As the lockdown is normalised, is the rule of man overriding our liberties?…