Tutu embodied the classic ideal of leadership as public virtue
We must not make the mistake of idealising his memory, but the Arch represented a moral beacon of overwhelming stature
What can a mere mortal say about Archbishop Desmond Tutu, except to bear witness. For me the story begins on September 20 1977.
A couple of weeks earlier apartheid’s murderous goons had taken Steve Biko’s life and the world descended on our little township to bury him. ..