We can do our own chores at home and still pay our domestic workers their full salaries so that they can also stay at home and we can all stay safe.
I had already taken that decision before the nationwide “stay at home” lockdown was announced, and I am inspired — but not surprised — to see that many other South Africans are going to do the same.
I am also inspired by the R1bn donations by the Rupert and Oppenheimer families to support the actions of the government to avert a disaster of unimaginable magnitude. That is the spirit of our rainbow nation.
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