Applauding China's destination, but not its journey

27 June 2021 - 00:00

Could it be that every time they look in admiration at China's developmental success, ANC leaders experience a form of cognitive dissonance?

I was struck this week by two news reports in Business Day, seemingly unrelated but featured incidentally one above the other. One was an account of how ANC leaders lavished praise on the Communist Party of China (CPC), ahead of its centenary this Thursday...

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