Democ­racy in name only

Finweek English Edition - - LETTERS -

WE CUR­RENTLY live in a non-racial democ­racy and have been since our first demo­cratic elec­tions – or so our ANC mas­ters would have us be­lieve. Yet those of us who are too pale for the pow­ers that be, have a dif­fer­ent tale to tell. Job reser­va­tion is as rife as it ever was un­der an apartheid gov­ern­ment, al­though it’s now jus­ti­fied in the name of right­ing the wrongs of the past, even though white young­sters, born af­ter the demise of apartheid, are also dis­crim­i­nated against.

The lat­est in­vec­tive spewed against whites comes from none other than Vice-

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