Time to stop feeding the parasites
Lindela ‘Mashumi’ Figlan is a founder member of Abahlali baseMjondolo. He is currently the movement’s Vice-President and has also served in leadership positions in the movement’s committees in the Foreman Road and Kennedy Road settlements. Location in Flagstaff in the former Transkei.
He works as a security guard in Durban. Apartheid was defeated by the will of the people, but when freedom arrived, along with it came a parasite.
This parasite is eating the people’s struggle from the inside out. It’s time to rid South Africa of its unwelcome guest.
At home in Flagstaff my mother used to feed the two pigs with one big walking dish. One day I noticed that she was no longer feeding the pigs from one big walking dish and that she had separated one pig from another and was using two walking dishes.
I was very stressed because one was getting thin and the other was getting fat.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Daily Maverick