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Unemployed people in the streets of Gauteng. Photo: Archive
Unemployed people in the streets of Gauteng. Photo: Archive

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“If we are failed by the state and expect its policies to work, really, we are dreaming. South Africa’s main economic problem is the ANC. It will never be able to make hard decisions because of its own embeddedness in the SA Communist Party and Cosatu. Therefore it is constrained.

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