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Welcome to our playground of ideas where we discuss news and politics in a way that empowers young liberty-lovers in their pursuit of freedom. 🍍🇿🇦

    Another new political party, another ASA | Freedom FANatics Ep. 67

    Another new political party, another ASA | Freedom FANatics Ep. 67

    An Action SA breakaway has arrived on the political scene - Activists South Africa. We discuss their launch and look at the journey of Sisipho Hamlomo, from ice-cream seller to Mathematics graduate. Then we look at #YourReactions to a quote by the esteemed economist Ludwig von Mises.

    • 26 min
    New school subjects are coming soon | Freedom FANatics Ep. 66

    New school subjects are coming soon | Freedom FANatics Ep. 66

    Welding, Needlework and Plumbing - these are some of the subjects on the list that the Department of Basic Education wants to introduce at high schools. We discuss this and a new courier service - Thumela - that leverages taxi's and taxi ranks. Then, we look at #YourReactions to our article warning against Xenophobia.

    • 32 min
    Mmusi is back! Will BOSA win your vote? | Freedom FANatics Ep. 65

    Mmusi is back! Will BOSA win your vote? | Freedom FANatics Ep. 65

    Former leader of the DA, Mmusi Maimane, is has launched his own political party - Build One South Africa. We discuss this plus look at the desperation caused by load-shedding to business owners, big and small. Then, we look at #YourReactions to the billions of rands lost due to irregular expenditure in the Water and Sanitation department.

    • 39 min
    1TUKS student murder reignites safety concerns | Freedom FANatics Ep. 64

    1TUKS student murder reignites safety concerns | Freedom FANatics Ep. 64

    A fatal mugging of a University of Pretoria student highlights the desperation of South Africa's crime rates. We discuss the tragic passing of Thapelo Menwe and a business advertising initiative in townships. Then, we respond to #YourReactions about the punishment of a schoolboy after setting a teacher's car on fire.

    • 22 min
    Punishment for hiring 'too many' foreigners?! | Freedom FANatics Ep. 63

    Punishment for hiring 'too many' foreigners?! | Freedom FANatics Ep. 63

    Minister of Employment and Labour, Thulas Nxesi, wants businesses who hire foreign-born workers to be punished. We discuss this and the story of Tebogo Maredi's animal welfare programme in Shoshanguve. Then, we look at #YourReactions to a quote by Imtiaz Sooliman from Gift of the Givers.

    #Employment #Welfare #Township #FreedomFANatics

    • 28 min
    SA education stuck in the mud | Freedom FANatics Ep. 62

    SA education stuck in the mud | Freedom FANatics Ep. 62

    In 2021, more than 1 100 schools did not write Matric maths or science. We discuss this concerning revelation, the power of the township economy and the release of isiZulu on the free language app, DuoLingo. On #YourReactions we go through some heated comments on the EFF/AfriForum 'Kill The Boer' case.

    • 31 min

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