TOM EATON | The idiots are right – Hlaudi wasn’t cut out for layoffs
Populists who are also economically illiterate don’t understand why things need to be built or maintained
The firing of more than 600 employees from the SABC this week was grim. It was also inevitable.
The latter fact would provide little consolation to the journalists and broadcasters whose lives have just been torn apart and who now face the terrible prospect of having to find work in a shrinking industry in a rotten economy...