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Sat Dec 24, 2016, 03:01 PM

115. I must start with an apology here, since I didn't address your comments about Afrikaners

 

Let me do so now. The reason that whites weren't ethnically cleansed following the fall of Apartheid is down to one man: Mandela. He had unimaginable forgiveness, tolerance, and forethought. Now, today, his party (the ANC) is falling apart due to corruption and incompetence. Mandela's moderating influence unfortunately seems to have died with him. Meet Julius Malema, the next generation of politician in post-Mandela Africa.

South Africa's opposition leader calls on blacks to occupy white-owned land

In a speech Monday, left-wing politician Julius Malema called on country’s black population to “occupy the land” owned by whites. His defiant appeal comes as he faces charges for breaking an apartheid-era anti-riot law.

http://www.dw.com/en/south-africas-opposition-leader-calls-on-blacks-to-occupy-white-owned-land/a-36299120

But you're right, it hasn't happened (yet). When the ANC falls, or is corrupted by the same sentiments, then it's over. Look just north, though. It happened in Zimbabwe. Whites were ethnically cleansed. Around 120,000 white Zimbabweans lived in Zimbabwe in the mid 90s. Now only 28k remain after violence and racist laws drove them out. There was no Mandela to moderate the reaction.

Now, back to the question of Palestine. Do you imagine there exists a Palestinian Mandela? Because I have not seen one in my lifetime.

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