Gopolang Moloko
3 minute read
7 Jul 2020
6:30 am

Offensive or funny, Leon Schuster’s caught in a catastrophic racism storm 

Gopolang Moloko

The reality remains, just as all technology requires updates from time to time, in order to ensure adapted functionality, society also needs to adapt, meaning some like Schuster may, unfortunately, be caught in the race storm for change.

Leon Schuster Picture: Gallo Images

They were pranks, maintains one educated soul, as we fiercely exchanged jawdropping solid points on Showmax's decision to review veteran comedian Leon Schuster's content, as a precautionary measure to ensure there is no racially insensitive material. Showmax, in clearing the air on a fierce public uproar after its decision to remove Leon Schuster movies, said their decision was undergoing a process to review the material, in case some content may be viewed to be racially insensitive. This sent shockwaves, as those pro-Schuster claim that people were merely being oversensitive, as Schuster brought many fans - from different backgrounds - together...