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Good people can’t be lawyers. Despite this mantra being drummed into her from a young age, Advocate Thuli Madonsela chose to study law.

In this episode, City Press journalist Molebogeng Mokoka chats to the former public protector about her advocacy for social justice, as well as her suggestion that an amnesty-like process should be carried out for minor actors in corruption.

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