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Mandela - What next for South Africa

Old Jun 25th 2013, 2:16 pm
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Originally Posted by Norm_uk View Post
Why doesn't Europe bring these whites back home to replace immigrants from outside Europe where possible?

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Sometimes I feel as though I've wandered into the 19th century. Or possibly the time of the dinosaurs.

You just try telling my white South African friends, born and bred in South Africa for generations, that they are not African.
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Old Jun 25th 2013, 6:22 pm
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Sometimes I feel as though I've wandered into the 19th century. Or possibly the time of the dinosaurs.

You just try telling my white South African friends, born and bred in South Africa for generations, that they are not African.
The witokes can shout all they want in SA but it belongs to the Blackman if you listen to the Blackman and he's steering the ship. However much it may grieve the average witoke he would be wise to try and claim ancestry to his 17th century ancestors

Nice program on al jazeera with English academic and Babwean bob supporters all claiming baas Roberts land reforms have been an unequivocal success. The writing is on the wall hey
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Old Jul 12th 2013, 11:57 am
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John Pilger is one of those love-him-or-hate-him journalists, but he usually manages to find new angles on familiar subjects..........

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/07/...nished-legacy/
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Old Jul 12th 2013, 1:52 pm
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250.000 German troops based in Namibia or Botswana ? Even in the days of Suedwestafrika they did not have that many ! Your friends have been redaingf too mnay trashy novels. South Africa is now over apartheid and that syutem is not coming back.
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Old Dec 5th 2013, 9:38 pm
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Well he lasted 6 months longer than i thought he would.

Let's see what happens now.
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Old Dec 6th 2013, 5:44 am
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Well he lasted 6 months longer than i thought he would.

Let's see what happens now.
he didn't really he has been on life support since 28th of June when he actually died, I read an article about it a few weeks ago, kept on life support until financial things were sorted out etc.

http://guardianlv.com/2013/08/nelson...ives-on-video/

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Old Dec 6th 2013, 2:04 pm
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Well he lasted 6 months longer than i thought he would.

Let's see what happens now.
Plus ça change...
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Old Dec 6th 2013, 2:46 pm
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Plus ça change...
My best Yarpie mate assures me that he more 'radical' elements will now feel empowered to rattle cages............... watch out.

By the way - who knew Albie Sachs was in Abu Dhabi? Not me.

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