Why, why, why? If you have nothing left to lose, even wanting to die, what will you not sacrifice for peace?
Vote or fall in with anyone that can offer PEACE. To stop your agony. Make life better. Albeit against your better judgement. Anyone that can just stop this suffering!!
This trick has been used so many times in history, by so few people (Julius Cesar, Napoleon Bonaparte, Adolf Hitler, Robert Mugabe) just to name a couple.The list is quite extensive. They have all achieved in gaining power over the masses. Promising people the so called "Holy land". However, it does not mean they have good leadership qualities or even abilities. "Just stop stoning, spearing, shooting or bombing me, and let me carry on with my daily activities to put food in my stomach, then I will do what ever you wish".
History has also shone us that these so called leaders that promise PEACE (who actually created WAR in the first place), did not live up to all their promises. They in turn will get stoned, speared or shot. People are not stupid and don't forget easily.
The only way for Julius and his EFF party to achieve control of South Africa and it's people is to declare WAR on the ANC and thus destabilize our livelyhood. He will eventually realize that counting votes is not going to happen in his favour. "Then let's take it by force". He then becomes a rebel force against the Government and needles to say, we are in the same position as Mozambique (Renamo and Frelimo pre '93) and a couple of other African countries.
ANC and the cadres will not give up power, finnish en klaar. They have achieved a lot in the last 20 years and their pockets aren't filled to the brim yet. So "sorry my boy, go play outside. Children are seen, not heard".
Julius is not going to like that one bit (because Dingaan is just living the lekker life and does not understand the motivation behind a person like Shaka) and so he will go play outside, building his rebel army, selling our livelyhood for empty promises when he regains power of SA. Question is - Who is going to fund him? Cannot be any of the countries involved with the BRICS convention. Can It? Would It?
Needless to say that his only option is WAR. To bring this country to it's knees. Apartheid will have nothing to do with it. The tribal warfare amoungst the indigenous cultures in Southern Africa, has come such a long time, even before Moses got lost in the desert for 40 years.
PEACE will be all we seek. PEACE will put food in my children's belly's. PEACE will make me feel like a human again, a father, a mother, a child.
After WAR comes PEACE.
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