Why would you not vote for the Economic Freedom Fighters?

What is it about the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) that informs your decision not to vote for them in the 2016 local government elections?

South African shared their views about the new kids on the block, after Redi Tlhabi posed the same question about the African National Congress (ANC) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) on previous days.

702/Cape Talk's Redi Tlhabi gave listeners an opportunity to share their thoughts regarding the issue.

Listen to the conversation below:

As much as I like Julius as a person, their policy of taking the land without giving something to the owners for the land is scary, and we can't be another Zimbabwe.

Maxwell, caller in Pretoria

A caller highlighted the dramatic economic meltdown in Venezuela under socialist economic policies.

Please, I hope South Africans will wake up... Look at Venezuela in their red berets...They always talk about revolutionary.

Jacob, caller in Boksburg

They lack intelligent tactics... I need somebody who implements what they are saying.

Eddie, caller in Pretoria

Callers expressed their discomfort with the party's economic policies and Malema's history as the ANC Youth League's president.

Julius and his team act on emotion and are a little too impatient to be leaders in South Africa, with the amount of competition ahead.

Tyrone, caller in Durbanville

Malema reminds me of Mugabe, he sounds like a dictator when he talks and he scares me.

Mduduzi, caller in Vereeniging
Read More
Caught in the web of lies? How to identify a compulsive liar

Caught in the web of lies? How to identify a compulsive liar

What is a pathological liar and how to deal with one - find out how compulsive lying affects family life and other relationships.

The key drivers that prop up inequality in South Africa

The key drivers that prop up inequality in South Africa

The recent inequality report by Oxfam South Africa reveals that the gap between the rich and the poor is increasing.

Grace Bible Church: We take a biblical view of marriage

Grace Bible Church: We take a biblical view of marriage

Grace Bible Church spokesperson says the church does not discriminate against gay people, despite being against what they do.

Mining job cuts on the cards, industry won't be No.1 employer again - analyst

Mining job cuts on the cards, industry won't be No.1 employer again - analyst

Labour and mining analyst predicts SA mining industry will never return to its heydey of being the largest contributor to GDP.

Trans kids need to be supported (not surpressed) by parents, says Dr Eve

Trans kids need to be supported (not surpressed) by parents, says Dr Eve

Clinical sexologist Dr Eve discusses the debate on gender diversity and the rights and agency of transgender children growing up.

#30PlusAppreciation: Lebo Mashile gives thumbs-up to redefining aging

#30PlusAppreciation: Lebo Mashile gives thumbs-up to redefining aging

Poet, actor and author Lebo Mashile speaks about how she has learned to trust herself and listen to her instincts as she ages.

Popular articles
Driving lessons to be incorporated into SA school's curriculum

Driving lessons to be incorporated into SA school's curriculum

Spokesperson for Transport Minister, Dipou Peters, says learners will be given an opportunity to become good and safe drivers.

LISTEN: I paid for sound system from my own personal account - Phahlane

LISTEN: I paid for sound system from my own personal account - Phahlane

Acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane says he paid for his R80 0000 sound system at his house in Pretoria.

Public servants to have their red carpet moment at SA politician awards

Public servants to have their red carpet moment at SA politician awards

The brains behind the South African Politician Awards denies that he is hosting the event to rub shoulders with political bigwigs.

Madonsela warns against appointing woman President as a proxy

Madonsela warns against appointing woman President as a proxy

Former Public Protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela addressed the Cape Town Press Club on a number of issues.

Lumka Oliphant sorry for insulting women while defending Minister

Lumka Oliphant sorry for insulting women while defending Minister

Minister Bathabile Dlamini's spokesperson says people should stop spreading lies that minister drinks alcohol.

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

"Recognise that it’s not the end, it’s the beginning." Expert advise for school-leavers who want to improve their results.

Meet Chuma Somdaka, a homeless artist who blogs about art

Meet Chuma Somdaka, a homeless artist who blogs about art

Chuma spends her days making art and her nights on a bench in The Company's Garden in Cape Town where she displays her artwork.