Of snakes, politicians and ladders...and why the ANC is yet to grasp democracy

09 July 2017 - 00:04
By barney mthombothi AND Barney Mthombothi

Don Mattera, the veteran struggle poet/writer and raconteur par excellence, has a beautiful analogy — often told with the panache of which only he is the master — to explain or make sense of the current state of affairs.

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