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Social media capitalism and its robber barons, influencers and content creators

 30 Oct 20
Social media capitalism and its robber barons, influencers and content creators…


Media release: South Africa cannot afford another hard lockdown

27 Oct 20  
If reports that South Africa could again enter a hard lockdown are correct, then this will have dire consequences for citizens and the economy.…

Without economic freedom, South Africans will never grow their own wealth pies

26 Oct 20   Chris Hattingh
Without economic freedom, South Africans will never grow their own wealth pies…

#WeSeeYou: Put government on trial for the profound injustice

23 Oct 20   Sindile Vabaza
#WeSeeYou: Put government on trial for the profound injustice…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Media release: Global economic freedom was up slightly in the past year — South Africa ranks 90th among 162 jurisdictions

11 Sep 20  
Johannesburg, South Africa — South Africa ranks 90th out of 162 countries and territories included in the Economic Freedom of the World: 2020 Annual Report, released today by the Free Market Foundation in conjunction with Canada’s Fraser Institute.…

Land tenure bill must extend rights to women, not remove them from everybody

11 Sep 20   Lindelwa Fuku
Land tenure bill must extend rights to women, not remove them from everybody…

South Africa's political culture promotes government neglect

08 Sep 20   Mpiyakhe Dhlamini
South Africa's political culture promotes government neglect…

For SA to prosper the state must stop trying to kill the private sector

11 Aug 20   Zakhele Mthembu
For SA to prosper the state must stop trying to kill the private sector…

Patrick Mahomes's $503 million contract offers a crucial lesson in value creation and economic freedom

28 Jul 20   Chris Hattingh
Patrick Mahomes's $503 million contract offers a crucial lesson in value creation and economic freedom…

The Competition Commission gets 'excessive pricing' totally wrong

28 Jul 20   Zakhele Mthembu
The Competition Commission gets 'excessive pricing' totally wrong…

Media release: Free Market Foundation concerned about deterioration of freedom in Hong Kong

03 Jul 20  
Media release: Free Market Foundation concerned about deterioration of freedom in Hong Kong…

Gordhan vs Mboweni: The stage is set for the ultimate political showdown

01 Jul 20   Jacques Jonker
The plan, however, is more of a pipe dream than anything else. The political drama about to unfold would be majestic to behold if it were playing out on television. Unfortunately, this is all but fiction.…