Keeping the peace in Senekal will be hard
What made ours a rainbow nation, or our transition from apartheid to democracy a "miracle", was the appreciation of one another's humanity. It avoided a war ahead of the 1994 elections.
This belief and tolerance were stretched to near breaking point in Senekal this week. There was relief when the sun set on Friday without any bloodshed following the appearance in court of two men suspected of killing Brendin Horner, and the war talk that accompanied the event...