SA is in deep trouble, so the state’s nonsense must stop


It is no surprise that tempers are fraying. It’s been six weeks of official lockdown and the reality of what we are going through is sinking in.

We need to be kinder to ourselves. It was never going to be easy. The worst thing we can do now is to turn on each other and destroy our unity, fragile democracy and our country. Humanity has never gone through this. Disappointment, anger, frustration – all these will be part of the journey we have to travel to get through this horrific time...

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