THULI MADONSELA: In search of a shift moment
At times in SA’s recent history, significant acts by individuals changed the country's fortunes. Now, at a new crossroads, we must work together as a nation to produce another such moment
If you’re wondering what SA needs today to rekindle hope, you should look to a moment that took place in the high-octane period before SA’s first democratic election. At the time, violence was ripping through KwaZulu-Natal, and the volatile Vaal Triangle appeared to be perpetually on the brink of a civil war.
Then it all got much worse.