When the media stands up against the EFF bullies, it stands up for the rights of every South African

11 August 2019 - 00:04
By barney mthombothi AND Barney Mthombothi

There was an expectation, probably a tad optimistic, that once apartheid had been defeated and freedom of speech was finally enshrined in our new constitution, the press would have an unfettered right to roam and report without hindrance or obstruction. Unfortunately, it hasn't turned out that way.

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