SA is a nation of whiners – it’s about time we were problem solvers

04 July 2019 - 05:56
By Jonathan Jansen
He certainly isn't anybody's fool, and South Africans would do well to heed Tyler Perry's advice.
Image: AFP/Angela Weiss He certainly isn't anybody's fool, and South Africans would do well to heed Tyler Perry's advice.

In recent times I have become concerned about this “protest nation”, as one book title calls us. We are habitual complainers.

We've lost the imagination to generate ideas and transform our lives - instead we tear down statues and burn tyres