Gutting of democracy goes beyond corrupt political interests

Some argue that today’s democracies have competing constituencies: markets on the one hand and the people on the other

21 April 2024 - 00:00 By Phindile Kunene

With the elections just a few weeks away, lampposts across the country are decorated with colourful posters with interesting campaign slogans: Rescue South Africa! (DA); Fix SA! (Action SA); Corruption destroys our freedom! (UDM); We can rebuild (FF Plus); Stop the suffering! (GOOD); We need new leaders (Rise Mzansi)...

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