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South Africa: Finding a Way Forward

We all know that politics is a topic that should rather be avoided around the Braai fire, but seeing that the elections are just around the corner, I decided that this post has way too much true and accurate political analysis and advise that I had to post it. “NP and ANC: The Parallels John Kane Berman says our new racial engineers will fail, just like the old ones did. Keynote address by John Kane Berman, Chief Executive of the South African Institute of Race Relations, at the SwissCham Southern…

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Dear Government

Here’s something that is probably going to be talked about a lot around the braai fires in the next few weeks. Gareth Cliff wrote the following letter to our SA government and I couldn’t agree more. What do you think? Dear Government OK, I get it, the President isn’t the only one in charge. The ANC believes in “collective responsibility” (So that nobody has to get blamed when things get screwed up), so I address this to everyone in government – the whole lot of you – good, bad and…

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