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Confessions of a Walmart Shopper

Confessions of a Walmart Shopper

  I NEVER INTENDED to shop at Walmart. Ever. After all, Sam Walton and family represented all I was raised to sneer at. They are well known for stomping out freedom of speech by snatching “offensive” artists such as Sheryl Crow off their abundant shelves and banning any books they deem unfit for popular consumption, … Continue reading

Masters of Our Own Destruction

DO YOU WANT THE BAD NEWS or the bad news? Because that’s exactly what veteran journalist Nick Davies says is the state of journalism worldwide, as overworked reporters turn into desk jockeys and truth takes a back seat On a recent Monday morning some of South Africa’s most senior journalists, with two dozen fresh-faced journalism … Continue reading