Finding light in the darkness of Kliptown

19 May 2024 - 00:00

Three decades after the birth of democracy and a stone’s throw from where the Freedom Charter was written, nine disadvantaged children from Kliptown, Soweto, and a blonde tour guide have found light in a place known for darkness...

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