Letters

Letter Policy

Perdeby appreciates that freedom of speech is an inalienable right enshrined in the constitution of South Africa. We encourage our readers to engage in discussion and debate on issues that affect them through letters to the editor, comments on our website, tweets or posts on Facebook. We ask our readers to keep the following in mind:

 

1. Perdeby will not edit letters, comments, tweets or Facebook posts in any way.

2. Perdeby will label letters, comments, tweets or Facebook posts as opinion which do not represent the views of Perdeby in any way.

3. The Perdeby editorial must approve letters, comments, tweets or Facebook posts before they are published.

4. Perdeby will not publish letters, comments, tweets or Facebook posts that are defamatory, libelous or that contain offensive content.

5. Perdeby reserves the right to practice discretion when publishing letters, comments, tweets or Facebook posts.

6. Perdeby reserves the right to publish any content we receive unless the sender specifically requests otherwise.

7. Perdeby reserves the right to retract a letter, comment, tweet or Facebook post after it has been published.

8. Perdeby will not accept responsibility for any consequences the author of the letter, comments, tweets or Facebook posts may experience as a result of the letter being published.

9. Perdeby will only publish letters that are 150-200 words long.

10. Perdeby will not publish letters unless the writer confirms their full name, student number and contact number. Although Perdeby will not publish this information, we need it for our records.

 

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