Beware the temptations of a fool's paradise

Julius Malema pointedly ignored the facts of how and why rugby, much loved by large sections of the white population, got to keep the Springbok emblem

12 November 2023 - 00:01

Julius Malema slaughtered a holy cow with typical truculence this week, denouncing the Springboks as a symbol of apartheid. In today’s South Africa, what can be more slanderous than to be associated with that universally detested system, which caused untold harm not only to black people but to the entire country?..

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