The Two Sides of Lara Croft

  By Sumona Bose This article is exclusive to the online Edition 2 (Wrap Edition) of VARSITY Newspaper.   Who wouldn’t want to be adventuring into ancient ruins, looking for …

TRAILBLAZER: Phaphama SEDI

  By Julia Hampton This article is exclusive to the online Edition 2 (Wrap Edition) of VARSITY Newspaper.   THE CONTEXT South Africa, and much of the developing world, as …

Land Reclamation: Arms or Not?

  By Ilyia Metanoia This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   It goes without saying that growing up as a black youth …

Who asked you to fund my freedom?

  By Tanya Magaisa This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   I write this opinion piece with grave concern. In my studies, …

The Politics of Drought

  By Mbalenhle Khuzwayo This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   Cape Town has experienced drought stress since 2014, but the severity …

Trailblazer: PSF and SAUJS

This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper. Israeli Apartheid Week, key insights from the two sides of the wall, PSF and SAUJS. Palestinian …

Zara, Gucci and now Woolworths…

  By Nevali Mohan This article is exclusive to the online Edition 1 of VARSITY Newspaper.    Gucci’s 2018 Fall Ready-to-wear collection is under fire for cultural appropriation. This follows …

Snapchat or Snapfail?

  By Khanyisa Hobyane This article is exclusive to the online Edition 1 of VARSITY Newspaper.    So, Kylie Jenner has stopped playing hide-and-seek with her nieces and nephews after …

Why Pay for Water?

  By Isabel Nyathi This article is exclusive to the online Edition 1 of VARSITY Newspaper.   Although ‘Day Zero’ has been moved and postponed several times in the last …

Womxn In Power

  By Chantell Nxumalo This article can also be found in the print Edition 1 of VARSITY Newspaper. Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, Deputy Vice Chancellor of Research and Internationalization, is amongst …

New Year, Same Shit-hole

  By Emma Bracher This article can also be found in the print Edition 1 of VARSITY Newspaper.   Trevor Noah was right: our news-donkeys have finally arrived with word …