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Display name: TiisetsoMakhele
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I am an experienced public sector economics researcher. I am a seasoned columnist, poet and socio-political commentator. I am an active member of the ANC.

Whiles we celebrate the current tender system, we must not be blind to its imperfections and speak without fear or favour about the strengths and weaknesses of this system.

Today I had an opportunity to watch South African movie; Kalushi, and my first impression was that of a poorly directed offering. At the end of the movie, I had only one word for it: Intriguing.

Whilst we appreciate the efforts to take wealth from the rich to the poor, we must also question the reasoning behind the progressive lowering of taxation for corporations.

It is common knowledge that the attacks on foreign nationals taking place in some parts of South Africa are targeting people from African countries and Asia.

It is unfortunate that many people believed, and still believe, that blacks are inferior, and whites are superior.

Capitalism has failed to solve the problems of inequality, poverty and unemployment. South Africa is a clear case study.

Have the majority of our people came to the conclusion that there is no alternative to the system of exploitation and income inequality?

Whilst I was happy, like many other South Africans, to celebrate the 21st anniversary of our freedom, I celebrated with one eye dripping tears of fear, shame and confusion.

Capitalism is a disease that can never assist South Africa to solve its problems, it can only worsen our problems.

He worked with his people to survive the economic blockade, not once thinking of betraying his revolutionary instincts. The death of Cde Fidel Castro has renewed in me an urge to become unequivocal in my convictions.Cde Fidel Castro was a patriot who loved his people and his country.

The EFF's Floyd Sivambu must stop behaving like an attention-seeking teenager and appreciate the strides made in the attainment of freedom, democracy and socio-economic development.


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