DA’s Kohler Barnard to appear before Equality Court

Democratic Alliance (DA) MP Dianne Kohler Barnard is expected to appear in the Equality Court, sitting in the Cape Town Regional Court building on Friday morning over alleged racist and discriminatory complaints made at a staff workshop. Magistrate Daniel Thulare is expected to set a date for the hearing after determining in March that she had shown … Continue reading "DA’s Kohler Barnard to appear before Equality Court"

Authors retract Stellenbosch University study on coloured women’s ‘low thinking function’

The publishers and authors of a study on the thinking ability of coloured women on Thursday retracted the controversial article. The Stellenbosch University study found that the women presented with "low cognitive function and which is significantly influenced by education". The highly-criticised study, titled "Age- and education-related effects on cognitive functioning in coloured South African women" was … Continue reading "Authors retract Stellenbosch University study on coloured women’s ‘low thinking function’"