EDITORIAL | Our human rights track record, past and present, is dismal

Those advocating for Human Rights Day to be changed to Sharpeville Day have missed the point

22 March 2021 - 20:17 By sunday times daily

Politicians had a lot to say on Human Rights Day this past weekend. President Cyril Ramaphosa chose to share his vision for a better SA, while his political rivals, as is to be expected, focused on the government’s failures.

The DA’s John Steenhuisen used it as an opportunity to make noise about a “shameful violation of human rights” when it came to the Covid-19 vaccine rollout. ..

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