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Display name: Language Girl
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Working with languages, as a freelance translator, has proved how very similar people are, all over the world. We all want to be well, happy and loved, and not taken for granted and abused, particularly by governments we are supposed to trust.
Born in Zimbabwe, chose to live in South Africa, passionate about fairness and humanity in all things. Injustice, crime and abuse of all kinds infuriate and sadden me.
Sometimes I simply have to say what begs to be said.

The question most South Africans would really like answered right now is just who is in the driver’s seat?

For the millions of people who rely on these grants every month, their D-Day is coming ever closer, and they are helpless to do anything about it.

In the interests of saving not only time but clearly vast sums of money, why doesn’t Zuma simply appoint all the Gupta brothers as MP’s? Cut out the middle man.

The nursing profession has always been regarded as a calling, and there are many wonderful people who still feel that way and are caring and compassionate in the performance of their jobs . Tragically though, for far too many who qualify as nurses, it is simply a job.

“Making children is a revolutionary duty”, according to Julius Malema, “because children represent reproduction of society”.

“Making children is a revolutionary duty”, according to Julius Malema, “because children represent reproduction of society”.

The horror of what could have happened, together with stunned disbelief at the total insouciance and ‘don’t care’ attitude of whoever let off the flare, should be a warning to us all.

The shock and outrage appears to have passed over the fact that these attacks took place on Friday 13.

South Africa no longer matters, the ANC is the winner, and, as is the way of the world, the winner takes it all.

So the dignity of the President has been attacked by a very brave artist, and as a result the ANCWL felt a need to organise a march to defend him, or rather his honour.

With so much debate around the decision to disable the comments on News24, it occurred to me that there are many people who are more concerned with the loss of their ‘look at me and see how clever I am’ platform than with the loss of a healthy debating forum.


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