BRYAN ROSTRON: Is DA leader John Steenhuisen in the grip of cabin fever?
His rooi gevaar conspiracy theory betrays a lack of contact with the reality of Covid-19
Is interim DA leader John Steenhuisen quite well? He has recently made feverish accusations about “the irrational and brutal measures” the SA government put in place to combat the coronavirus pandemic (“Upping dose of National Democratic Revolution will fatally infect economy (https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/opinion/2020-06-08-upping-dose-of-national-democratic-revolution-will-fatally-infect-economy/)”, June 8).
Steenhuisen apparently believes that, under the guise of fighting the pandemic, the sinister purpose of what he describes as “the world’s longest hard lockdown” was to allow the ANC to finally control the entire economy...