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Progressive policies in racially integrated schools will win the war against racism

Learning institutions should adopt codes of conduct against discrimination

The dream of an SA rainbow nation seems to be far from fruition if recent incidents of alleged racism are used as a yardstick.

The latest incident happened at Hoërskool Jan Viljoen when parents, pupils, police and private security clashed over a racist incident after an altercation between black and white pupils. The racial divisions played themselves out when black and coloured pupils together with their parents barricaded streets in protest as white parents formed a blockade in front of the school gate in an attempt to stop anyone from entering. ..

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