Cricket's racism hearings should be a catalyst for true culture transformation, replicated across society, writes Mandy Wiener.
As a sports fanatic, I've always held the view that the reason we love sport so much is that it is emotion amplified. It makes us feel more than we normally do – more joy, more anger, more hope, more disappointment.
Sport has also always been a vehicle for transcending race, culture and background in South Africa, an avenue for nation-building and unity. At least in theory.