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Response to Gwede Mantashe

By Bishop Geoff Davies, the Green Bishop South Africa’s Cabinet has endorsed nuclear power and now Gwede Mantashe, ANC’s Secretary-General, has stated that those who claim that South Africa can’t afford it are “mischievous”. Surely he is missing the point? It is not only a question of whether nuclear energy is affordable, but whether it […]

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Morality shut out of energy debate

How ironic! As I walked into the parliamentary energy portfolio committee meeting in my episcopal shirt and collar, I heard an African National Congress MP saying, “I don’t know why theologians express views on nuclear. They don’t know anything about nuclear energy and should stay in their churches”, or something to that effect. What an […]

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