The Facebook reaction to this post is for some to ridiculously call me racist instead of entering reasonable discussion that’s on topic and towards a better South Africa for all. I hope that some will think before jumping, gaining perspective of my position by first viewing some of my previous thoughts on racists and racism.
Is this what we want “democracy” to be? Where One Desire, One Vote = Foolish Democracy? Colin McGinn is one of the greatest thinkers of our age. He uncharacteristically blogged, prompted, as many have been, by shock at the USA’s election of Donald Trump… except that Mcginn posted his blog days before. I read it whilst my spirit was slumped by the stupidity and hatefulness of my South Africans who, too quickly, have fallen into camps that have nothing to do with fairness and justice and too much to do with whose black or white, whose intolerant or cowardly. What … ‘Click here to read full article…’
Gay-hating, Pastor Steven Anderson has been banned from entering South Africa. It’s rare when we can compliment our government so we should do so without dilution. It’s an even rarer moment when the public, through petition and media, scored a victory for common sense and human rights. I don’t know what the last count was (i stopped receiving notifications about a month ago), but approximately 150 of you here added your name to that petition – thank you! You can read more about this story at The Cape Times. If you need a reminder what an arsehole Steven Anderson is, … ‘Click here to read full article…’
Dear Donald Trump supporters: Vulgarity is not the new high. Lies are not presidential. No bigot should be allowed the possibility of influencing world politics. Trump is a cruel joke, an indictment of the Western world losing its self-proclaimed “civilisation”. Trump is the crime of entertainment becoming more important than real lives. When we look back at our bloody history as Humankind, we observe that this is the kind of person we should have stopped. I’m proud of the protestors at Trump’s Chicago rally last night. Everyone who stands against that man is standing up for human rights, is standing … ‘Click here to read full article…’