It is an intellectually numbing experience to trawl through the public reaction to the recent High Court ruling that found sections of the Sexual Offences Act constitutionally invalid.
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- Emmanuel Sithole chased after a man who had stolen a cigarette from his stand. A minute later, he was fatally stabbed http://t.co/9unBF8esUm 3 hours ago
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- VIDEO: South Africa remembers late Bafana Bafana legend John 'Shoes' Moshoeu: http://t.co/s7NNfyhpL5 http://t.co/fW70X3lsvh 4 hours ago
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- The state's response to #xenophobia crisis shows that SA needs fresh brains, ideas and energy, writes Mondli Makhanya http://t.co/R73eVfhEhS 4 hours ago
I’m busy working on Saturday’s babalaas when I get an SMS from a government spin doctor: “King Goodwill Zwelithini is going to talk about the xenophobia at KwaHlongwa near Maphumulo in a couple of hours’ time.”
I want to express my utter disgust at what has happened in South Africa recently and would like to clarify a few economic reasons that cause xenophobia.
South Africa was galvanised into saying #StopTheHate this past week.