Castro's death reveals our divided world views

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Fidel Castro (Alex Castro, Cubadebate, AP)
Fidel Castro (Alex Castro, Cubadebate, AP)

Nasty dictator or glorious revolutionary and humanist?

How South Africans reacted to the death of Cuban leader Fidel Castro can tell us a lot about each other’s socialisation, world views and understanding of history and so help us understand each other’s political instincts better.

The message is that we are far apart, and that the divide runs largely along racial lines.

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