PLEASE NOTE:

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

 
Robdbn
 
Comments: 9
Article views: 832
 
 
Latest Badges:


 
View all Robdbn's badges.
 

This girl has the right idea.

20 February 2013, 15:00

I am posting this article sent to me. I did not write it, but she speaks right to the heart of the troubles facing South Africa.

Subject: by a 21 year old Zulu woman going for SA president in 2014

This girl for President!

"The problems we face today are there because the people
who work for a living are outnumbered by those who vote for a  living"
This was written by a 21 yr old woman who gets it.   It's her future
she’s worried about and this is how she feels about the  social
welfare system that she’s being forced to live in! These solutions
are just common sense in her opinion.

Put  me in charge . . ...

Put me in charge of benefit payments. I'd get  rid of cash payments
and provide vouchers for 50kg bags of rice and  beans, blocks of
cheese, basic sanitary items  and all the powdered milk you can use.

If you want  steak,  burgers, takeaway and  junk food, then get a  job.
Put me in charge of the NHS. The first thing I'd do is to get women to
have birth control implants.

Then, we'll test  recipients for drugs,  alcohol, and nicotine. If you
want to reproduce, use drugs, drink alcohol or smoke, then get a job.
Put me in charge of local authority housing.   Ever  live in military barracks?

You will maintain our property in a clean and good state of repair.

Your "home" will be subject to  inspections anytime and possessions
will be inventoried.

If you want  a plasma TV or Xbox 360,  then get a job and your own place.
Put me in charge of  compulsory job search. You will either search for
employment each week no matter what the job or you will report for
community work.

This may be clearing the roadways and open spaces of rubbish, painting
and repairing public housing, whatever we find  for you.
We will sell your 22 inch rims and low profile tires and your dooff
dooff stereo and speakers and put that money toward the  “common
good..”

Before you write that I've violated  someone's rights, realise that
all of the above is voluntary.

If you want our hard earned cash and housing assistance, accept our rules..
Before you say that this would be "demeaning" and ruin someones "self
esteem," consider that it  wasn't that long ago that taking someone
else's money for doing  absolutely nothing was demeaning and lowered
self esteem.

If we are expected to pay for other people's mistakes we  should at
least attempt to make them learn from their bad choices.  The current
system rewards those for continuing to make bad choices.

AND While  you are on benefit income you no longer have the right to VOTE!
For you to vote would be a conflict of interest..... If you want to
vote, then get a job.
Now, if you  have the guts - PASS IT ON...   BRING ON THE REVOLUTION


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.
 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

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
9 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Meta
News in the digital age

How do you think that spreading your hate/bigotry and or intolerance helps anybody? Read more...

13 comments 924 views
Submitted by
Brian Faul
How and why a Dictator is born

One needs to remember looking back in history these hard times is when a dictator is more likely to get born. It is during these hard times that a dictator gets voted into power. Read more...

8 comments 1694 views
Submitted by
Prenisha Naidoo
I will be proactive...

This letter is in response to articles on the death of baby Jamie Naidoo, We have the tendency to be reactive…we wait for something to happen, then suddenly we care, writes a News24 User. Read more...

2 comments 419 views
Submitted by
woadstress
Celebration

Make a list of at least ten things that you can celebrate, and write two or three reasons why you can celebrate those things or events. Read more...

1 comments 147 views
Submitted by
Eric de Castro
Last squeak of the year

 Read more...

12 comments 192 views
Submitted by
MarkH

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

2DAYS ONLY – 30% off Appliances

Coffee makers, blenders, fans, juicers and more. T&Cs apply. Shop now!

2 DAYS ONLY – 40% off books

Get 40% off when you buy 2 books. For two days only! T&Cs apply. Buy now!

Up to 50% off on outdoor gear

Save on chairs, blankets, cooler bags, umbrellas and more. Shop now!

Save on Samsung

Cameras, mobile phones, TVs, Tablets and more. While stocks last. Shop now!

Grand Theft Auto 5

Now available on PS4, Xbox One and PC from R649. Buy now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

 

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 your iPhone Get News24 headlines on your iPhone.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

Blogs Your opinion on you, me and everyone.

Calais Website keywords automated by OpenCalais.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2014 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.