SA has to own the Charter

2015-01-21 06:01

When was the last time you heard an American political party claiming the Declaration of Independence as its own?

Strange then that South Africa’s governing party should go out of its way to “reclaim” the Freedom Charter as its sole property. ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe said on the eve of the party’s 103rd anniversary that it would use this year to put a party stamp on the Charter. 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.

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