Cliff Buchler
2 minute read
27 Oct 2021
5:40 am

How much more damage must we allow ANC to get away with?

Cliff Buchler

The question is: How do we turn our collective main desire into a happening? Is there a way of replacing ANC has-beens with new faces?

Picture: Citizen.co.za/Michel Bega

If we were to ask ordinary, law-abiding South Africans to draw up a bucket list, what main items would feature? Probably nothing like the way-out ones in the movie starring Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson. The majority, the rural poor subsisting in the sticks, would undoubtedly wish for a job, a decent roof over their heads and food on the table. Overnight their health would improve and they would have the chance to become part and parcel of a contented community at large; and needn’t rely on handouts by lying politicos. And given the state of the nation, even the...