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I AM so glad that we have a Constitution that allows freedom of speech because it has allowed us to see the inherent racism that whites are accused of.
ANC Youth League president Julius Malema said that he, and therefore every member of his league , is opposed to minorities occupying senior positions in the government.
He is also on record as saying that his organisation does not accept that Indians, coloureds and Chinese should be BBBEE beneficiaries because they are not African.
One has to wonder if Pakistanis, Bangladeshis and so on are classified Indian? And do Africans from other countries qualify? After all, they were never denied opportunities due to apartheid.
Strange, in so-called white countries (the evil West that many love to hate) minorities are over-protected but here in the rainbow nation minorities are victimised and discriminated against.
Twice in recent issues of Sowetan , the most recent on Monday August 17, letter writer Dan Motaung wrote that colonialists carved up Africa incorrectly and that has been the cause of most of Africa's woes.
The first Organisation of African Unity meeting passed a resolution that all borders would remain as they were. I think this was due to greed, power hunger and megalomania.
Hey, why give a minority their rightful piece when the majority controls the military, police an so on and have no qualms about using force, which most did.
Let's put the past behind us and move forward. How can we have a future if we live in the past?
Ken Strang, Haenertsburg