Straight and crooked thinking

Why have so many people allowed themselves to be taken in by cranks peddling conspiracy theories during the pandemic? Editor Anver Versi examines the muddled thinking that lies behind the problem.

Finding hope despite a broken youth system

South Africa’s Apartheid-era migrant worker system left many children without the love so necessary for their full development. It casts its shadow even today, but it can be defeated, writes Kelebogile Motswatswa.