Making an Assa of themselves

2008-08-30 00:00

That earnest but ineffectual former National Party politician, Roelf Meyer, spearheaded this week’s launch of the Action for a Safe South Africa (Assa) campaign.

This is so naïve as to make one weep. Security is the primary responsibility of the state. Public do-goodery is futile unless it is against a backdrop of effective governance. 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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