Democracy Works organises several State of Democracy debates each year to focus attention on challenges to democracy and foster critical thinking and ideas for solutions.
We participate in debates organsied by partner organisations too and will share the content of these debates through our online media.
The panelists continue in answering Democracy Works Chairperson William Gumede’s question of why South Africans vote in particular and perhaps predictable ways in 2014.
Democracy Works Chairperson William Gumede poses another question to the panelists: In 2014, why do citizens of South Africa vote the way they do?
Democracy Works Chairperson William Gumede poses the question to the panelists: Can the ANC ever reinvent itself?
Independent political analyst Dr. Somadoda Fikeni discusses the notion of South African Exceptionalism, popularised by the Apartheid government but still in use in the…
Ronnie Kasrils, former ANC National Executive Committee Member, SA Minister for intelligence services and current political activist, speaking here on the (then upcoming) South…