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Draconian lockdown forces hard choices

 01 Jul 20
The negative effects of South Africa's hard lockdown continue to reverberate through the economy and broader society.…

We should talk about civil disobedience

30 Jun 20   Martin van Staden
Why must we wait until a particular government is ousted before we verbalise our acceptance of civil disobedience in the face of unacceptable law?…

Structural reform is necessary to repay the costs of the lockdown

26 Jun 20   Sindile Vabaza
Structural reform is necessary to repay the costs of the lockdown…

Time in lockdown has been wasted

10 Jun 20   Chris Hattingh
Time in lockdown has been wasted…

A plea to free everyone and end lockdown

09 Jun 20   Eustace Davie
A plea to free everyone and end lockdown…

The rule of law was undermined and the consequences are showing

05 Jun 20   Jacques Jonker
The rule of law was undermined and the consequences are showing…

FMF CEO STATEMENT: On the declaration of the illegality of lockdown regulations

03 Jun 20  
FMF CEO STATEMENT: On the declaration of the illegality of lockdown regulations…

Racialism in law is incompatible with the Rule of Law

03 Jun 20   Jacques Jonker
Racialism in law is incompatible with the Rule of Law…

South Africa's lockdown is especially severe

01 Jun 20   Chris Hattingh
South Africa's lockdown is especially severe…

COVID-19 lockdown is exacerbating SA's economic woes

27 May 20   Chris Hattingh
COVID-19 lockdown is exacerbating SA's economic woes…

FMF CEO Statement: From which planet our lockdown tobacco law?

24 May 20  
CEO statement: From which planet our lockdown tobacco law?…

Media release: Signs that cigarette ban may last to level 1; it should be reversed immediately

22 May 20  
Media release: Signs that cigarette ban may last to level 1; it should be reversed immediately…

Variety is life, beware of the uniformity emerging from the pandemic

22 May 20   James Peron
Variety is life, beware of the uniformity emerging from the pandemic…

The lockdown is not prima facie lawful

21 May 20   Robert W Vivian
The lockdown is not prima facie lawful…

End lockdown - Free our children and grandchildren!

21 May 20   Eustace Davie
End lockdown - Free our children and grandchildren…

'Flattening the curve' was intended for the virus, not the economy

13 May 20   Chris Hattingh
'Flattening the curve' was intended for the virus, not the economy…

Media release: Public policy experts: The lockdown presents an opportunity for real structural reform

17 Apr 20  
Media release: Public policy experts: The lockdown presents an opportunity for real structural reform…

Small businesses hit hard by national lockdown

17 Apr 20   Unathi Kwaza
Small businesses hit hard by national lockdown…

Media release: There is no uncertainty about the economic disaster caused by the lockdown

11 Apr 20  
Media release: There is no uncertainty about the economic disaster caused by the lockdown…

Comply with the lockdown, but don’t judge those who don’t

08 Apr 20   Martin van Staden
Comply with the lockdown, but don’t judge those who don’t…

Government should beware of inadvertently taking lives in its attempt to save them

07 Apr 20   Jacques Jonker
Government should beware of inadvertently taking lives in its attempt to save them…