CDE’s Ann Bernstein spoke to Sane Dhlamini from Polity about the five bad ideas that are dragging South Africa down and holding us back. She provided a critique of the developmental state and cadre deployment. “I don’t think the ruling party and this Government really understand the dynamic power of markets, competition and entrepreneurs,” she said.

This interview was based on Ann’s Sunday Times op-ed titled Ramaphosa’s reformist mirage won’t solve South Africa’s polycrisis