Qaanitah Hunter | Why does politics have to be the only solution?

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Qaanitah Hunter writes that South Africans are blindly optimistic that politics will solve the country's woes.  She argues that not all great South Africans should be made politicians.

Humans love to romanticise leadership.

When someone is famously successful at one thing, we swoon over the prospects of "what if they were president".

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