The antagonists’ arguments, opinions and viewpoints against changing Section 25 (2)(b) of the South African Constitution (3)

Full title: The antagonists’ arguments, opinions and viewpoints against changing Section 25 (2)(b) of the South African Constitution to make land redistribution without compensation possible. Part 1: The dysfunctional political and socioeconomic system of the ANC regime (3) Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus of […]

Perspectives on the background to the land ownership dispute (2)

Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa (Author and Researcher: Health, History and Politics). Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. GP Louw; MA (UNISA), PhD (PUCHE), DPhil (PUCHE), PhD (NWU) Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Keywords: land dispute, expropriate, land-grabbing, land ownership, land reform, realities, political history, […]

Who are colonists and who are indigenous people in South Africa? (1)

Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa (Author and Researcher: Health, History and Politics). Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. GP Louw; MA (UNISA), PhD (PU for CHE), DPhil (PU for CHE), PhD (NWU) Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Keywords: Age-old custom, colonist, frontiersman, humanity, impoverishment, indigenous […]

Royce Kurmelovs oor Australiese politiek

Resensie-essay deur Leon Lemmer Vroeër vanjaar was Australië plaaslik polities in die nuus toe een van sy ministers die mening uitgespreek het dat daar voorkeur aan Suid-Afrikaanse boere as immigrante gegee behoort te word. Hierdie uitlating is in Afrikanergeledere verwelkom en voorspelbaar deur die ANC-regering verdoem. Uiteindelik was daar ‘n aanduiding dat in die buiteland […]

Generous Poetry Generators

Mark C. Marino Taroko Gorge and ppg256 by Nick Montfort http://nickm.com/poems/taroko_gorge.html The sonnet has been around for centuries. Petrarch wrote sonnets. Shakespeare wrote sonnets. By now there are probably enough sonnets to wallpaper Westminster Abbey several times over. Haiku is an even older and (deceptively) simpler form. To number haikus would be to count grains […]

An appraisal of the executive political leaders and regimes of the South African: 1652 to 2018. Part 5: Performance profiles of executive political leaders and regimes for the period 1652 to 1795

Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. GP Louw Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Keywords: appraisal, black, executive, history, leaders, performance, political, profile, regime, white. Ensovoort, volume 38 (2018), number 7:3 1 Background 1.1 Introduction When does History begin? This was […]

An appraisal of the executive political leaders and regimes of South Africa: 1652 to 2018. Part 4: A basic checklist for the appraisal of executive political leaders and regimes

Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. GP Louw Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Keywords: appraisal, characteristic, checklist, compiling, description, designing, leaders, government, job, profile, Ensovoort, volume 38 (2018), number 7:2 1. Background 1.1 Introduction Understanding how to run a government […]

An appraisal of the executive political leaders and regimes of the South Africa: 1652 to 2018. Part 3: Factors that influence the development of executive political leaders

Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area: Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. GP Louw Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Keywords: Afrikanerism, appraisal, Boers, development, factor, influence, leader, political, regime. Ensovoort, volume 38 (2018), number 7:1 1. Background 1.1 Introduction An Englishman apologizes when you step on […]

An appraisal of the executive political leaders and regimes of South Africa: 1652 to 2018. Part 2: The entities in government and society that executive political leaders used to aid their political behaviour

Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. GP Louw Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Keywords: appraisal, characteristic, constitution, dynamics, guarantee, hypocrisy, integrity, leadership, liberator, mindset, organization, platform, regime. Ensovoort, volume 38 (2018), number 6:2 1. Background 1.1 Introduction In any moment […]

An appraisal of the executive political leaders and regimes of South Africa: 1652-2018. Part 1: Leadership characteristics in perspective

Gabriel P Louw iD orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-8093 Research Associate, Focus Area Social Transformation, Faculty of Humanities, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. GP Louw Email: profgplouw@gmail.com Keywords: appraisal, characteristic, constitution, executive governance, guarantee, hypocrisy, integrity, leadership, liberator, mindset, organization, regime. Ensovoort, volume 38(2018), number 6:1 Background 1.1 Introduction The concept leader is prominent […]