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A journey into the heart of South Africa politics, through interviews and analysis, with your guide Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh. Ayeye!

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A journey into the heart of South Africa politics, through interviews and analysis, with your guide Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh. Ayeye!

    Khadija Patel: Media Needs More Transformation

    Khadija Patel: Media Needs More Transformation

    Sizwe caught up with former editor of the Mail & Guardian and co-founder of the Daily Vox, Khadija Patel, to discuss race in the SA media.This is part 4 of a 4-part weekly series on race in the media in collaboration with the South African Media Innovation Program. Watch other episodes here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hi3lYHS_NsE&list=PLElMlY-u7QWvSOzbbYV4cKzm9cNDLvPDz The South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP) is a multi-year media initiative the seeks to accelerate digital media innovation among independent media outlets in South Africa. The program provides funding and capacity building to organisations selected to participate.https://samip.mdif.orgAyeye!

    • 36 min
    Samkele Maseko: Race Still Affects Newsrooms

    Samkele Maseko: Race Still Affects Newsrooms

    Sizwe caught up with SABC political journalist Samkele Maseko, to discuss the question of race in the SA media.  This is part 3 of a four-part weekly series on race in the media in collaboration with the South African Media Innovation Program. Watch other episodes here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hi3lYHS_NsE&list=PLElMlY-u7QWvSOzbbYV4cKzm9cNDLvPDz The South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP) is a multi-year media initiative the seeks to accelerate digital media innovation among independent media outlets in South Africa. The program provides funding and capacity building to organisations selected to participate.https://samip.mdif.org

    • 31 min
    Eusebius McKaiser: "Where's the accountability for racism in media?"

    Eusebius McKaiser: "Where's the accountability for racism in media?"

    In this new four-part series in collaboration with the South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP), SMWX tackles the question of race in the South African media.In Episode 2, Sizwe caught up with broadcasting legend and commentator Eusebius McKaiser, to discuss the question of race in the SA media. The South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP) is a multi-year media initiative the seeks to accelerate digital media innovation among independent media outlets in South Africa. The program provides funding and capacity building to organisations selected to participate.https://samip.mdif.orgAyeye! 🔥Like, share, comment and subscribe! 

    • 41 min
    Pontsho Pilane: Race and SA Media

    Pontsho Pilane: Race and SA Media

    In this new four-part series in collaboration with the South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP), SMWX tackles the question of race in the South African media.In Episode 1, I speak to renowned journalist and lecturer, Pontsho Pilane, about ownership, framing and editorial control in relation to race. Pilane is also a member of the SAMIP Board.The South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP) is a multi-year media initiative the seeks to accelerate digital media innovation among independent media outlets in South Africa. The program provides funding and capacity building to organisations selected to participate.https://samip.mdif.org

    • 43 min
    Rebone Tau: The Rise and Fall of the ANCYL

    Rebone Tau: The Rise and Fall of the ANCYL

    Sizwe caught up with author Rebone Tau to talk about her new book, The Rise and Fall of the ANC Youth League, published by Penguin. Is the Youth League dead? Will it hold a successful elective conference again? What inspired Tau to write the book? We answer all these questions and more in this wide-ranging discussion!Ayeye! 🔥Like, share, comment and subscribe! 

    • 45 min
    Aubrey Matshiqi: State Was Captured Before "State Capture"

    Aubrey Matshiqi: State Was Captured Before "State Capture"

    I caught up with uGogo Aubrey Matshiqi to analyse the latest developments in SA politics, from internal battles in the ANC, to the DA policy conference, to the EFF's recent protests. Watch the YouTube video: https://youtu.be/NnRklzzfZWI Ayeye! 🔥 Review, share and subscribe!

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