The storm is not over. The winds are still blowing, the news is spreading like wildfire. There are attempts to block the spread of The President’s Keepers by Jacques Pauw. Max du Preez is familiar with attempts to block a publication, that was during the days of apartheid. Not much has changed in the way … Continue reading Zuma’s Spooks Are Using Apartheid-Era Tricks
On the site of Amazon you can have a view of the beginning of the book The President’s Keepers, written by the South African chef and investigative journalist Jacques Pauw. Legal action has been started against the publication of this sensitive and explosive book. Have a look here.
The freedom of the word is a difficult issue. Whether you fight against racism, fight against apartheid, or fight against corruption at whatever levels. South Africa is a country that has a troubled relationship with the freedom of the word. I happened during the years of the apartheid rule, but even these days the state … Continue reading State Security Agency demand that publisher withdraw The President’s Keepers