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A resident, dressed in an ANC T-shirt, casts her vote in Ipelegeng township outside Schweizer-Reneke. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press
A resident, dressed in an ANC T-shirt, casts her vote in Ipelegeng township outside Schweizer-Reneke. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press

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“Get in and stay in the streets of every city, every village and hamlet of this nation until true freedom comes, until the revolution of 1776 is complete. We must get in this revolution and complete the revolution.” – Congressman John Lewis, the American civil rights movement stalwart who died on July 17 2020.

The constitutional negotiations which gave birth to the new South Africa ended without a final chapter, the one about voters also being able to give their ballot to individual candidates who will represent them in Parliament.

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