Hagen Engler
3 minute read
5 Dec 2021
6:00 am

When forced to choose, we must choose the side of blackness!

Hagen Engler

The struggle for justice includes the struggle for fair treatment of black people.

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Ironically, one of the most progressive developments in post-capture South Africa has been the sudden, unplanned pulling together by South Africans of all colours and creeds against racism by multilateral global power structures. We saw it a few weeks ago, when South Africans united against the unjust treatment of our national rugby team, the Springboks, by the global administrators of the sport, World Rugby. This followed a double standard that saw the coach of a team from a black nation banned from rugby for months, while the coach of the team from Australia faced no censure – for the same...