PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
KevinKing
 
Comments: 106
Article views: 2712
 
 
Latest Badges:



 
View all KevinKing's badges.
 

Advocators of AA/BEE

19 October 2012, 13:15

This morning I read an article entitled “Some perspective for racist whites in SA” by Hanjo.  If you haven’t yet read it please do so.  http://www.news24.com/MyNews24/Some-perspective-for-racist-whites-in-SA-20121012.  In his letter, Hanjo basically says the following things:

a)      He advocates AA/BEE - provides the reason that it is to “undo the past” and to “level the playing field”

b)      He says that most whites are racist – basically states that whites “reach for their racist agenda” when dealing or debating this topic.  Considering that the majority of whites do not support AA/BEE, he is implying that most whites are racist.

Besides his negative stereotyping of one specific race, which by definition is racist, I also find it disturbing that he directs his argument solely at whites, not Indians, Coloureds, Asians, and yes Hanjo, even Blacks that also do not support AA/BEE.  I’d question your motives for ignoring these groups when discussing a topic that affects an entire country which you call “a democracy”.

What are you advocating?

Those that support the current AA/BEE system usually provide the same argument that Hanjo has in order to advocate AA/BEE.  But what are you really supporting:

a)      You are backing a system which takes jobs and wealth from one racial group and gives it to another racial group.  This is racist and unconstitutional.  In a country with huge unemployment figures, you promote the transfer jobs and wealth rather than the creation thereof.

b)      You support a system that uses time and money which could rather be used on issues such as “crime, poor governance, poverty, unemployment, over population, education, etc”.  It is as evident as night and day that government puts more emphasis on transformation than it does on issues which you say are important.   It makes sense however, as taking from the whites and giving to the blacks is far easier and cheaper than dealing with these important issues.

c)       You advocate a system that seeks to replace the skilled candidates with weaker candidates based solely on race, thus weakening the entire team, in which case everyone loses.

d)      You vote for a system that at present is enriching only a select few, and was designed by a select few, who steal hundreds of billions of rands each year from the citizens of this country.

e)      You endorse a system which is a paradox to nation building and racial harmony.  A system which mimics Apartheid.

I challenge you

Come with me to one of the thousands of white Afrikaner squatter camps around the country which hold almost a million white Afrikaners and do the following:

a)      Justify to these peace loving, law abiding people why they had their jobs taken away and why they are now unemployable, thus left unable to support their children because they are white.

b)      Justify to them why they are refused jobs even when there are vacancies which have been open for months, even years.  And why in some cases government will even import foreigners above qualified locals because they are white.

c)       Justify to them why they are refused government aid such as grants and food aid because they are white, and are even told by government officials that “it is racist to feed poor whites”.

d)      Justify to them why government is even refusing to support those charities (non-profit organisations) which provide care and support to whites.

This is the system which you support and openly advocate, a system which has all the characteristics of genocide.

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
106 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Michael Mondli Hlophe
I worry about coalition governmen...

We can only speculate about the future results of coalition governments in South Africa. We can however agree that with coalitions, come challenges. Read more...

0 comments 268 views
Submitted by
Deon van Wyk
Questions about level 5 water res...

The monthly water reading varies monthly for a period between 27 to 35 days and after the holidays even 40 days. In these cases the monthly water usage will be more than 20kl per month. Will you be fined?  Read more...

0 comments 435 views
Submitted by
Amir Abdulazeez
Messi vs Ronaldo: a philosophical...

Cristiano Ronaldo will most likely settle as the 3rd all-time greatest player. In Messi’s case, he may rank worse than 3rd in many critical categories. Read more...

0 comments 271 views
Submitted by
Adorn Keketso
Africans must unite to find water...

African (and South African) leaders must realise that we are trapped in a vicious circle of foreign aids and that our deepening food and water crisis is the opportunity for the western power to take advantage of our sovereignty.  Read more...

0 comments 419 views
Submitted by
Sibonginkosi Mabika
A political storm is being contri...

Political uncertainty puts the citizens of South Africa in darkness preparing themselves for country’s biggest political storm.  Read more...

0 comments 727 views
Submitted by
Nkosenhle Sibisi
Dlamini-Zuma to be sworn in as AN...

I honestly think that it is time to stop scepticism as South Africans and give our female candidates a chance to lead and save our beautiful country, South Africa. Read more...

0 comments 822 views
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2017 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.