Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Liberating the country with matches and madness

It has been almost 17 years since South Africa became a democracy, but the incessant madness continues… The images of rebellion we see today look exactly like those I witnessed in the old days. Earlier this month, on 11 February 2011, the sheeple celebrated the 21st anniversary of the release of their freedom-fighting terrorist, Nelson Mandela, yet the curse spoken by his sorceress, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, almost 25 years ago, still holds the country in its spell.

“With our boxes of matches and our necklaces
we shall liberate this country!"
Words spoken during a speech by Winnie Madikizela-Mandela – 13 April 1986

Police firing rubber bullets and sharp ammunition at petrol bomb-throwing protestors; barbarians burning tyres, hurling stones, barricaded streets, destroying property, attacking TV crew members, etc… were the typical scenes dominating the news headlines way back in the 1980’s. Back then the media-focus was on a Police State victimizing and oppressing the poor Africans! Today they call this madness, “service delivery protests” or “a wage dispute”. Clever buggers these communists, aren’t they?

I will say no more, and allow these modern-day images to speak for themselves:
(The images portray the recent unrest in the Wesselton township of Ermelo, Mpumalanga, but there are also numerous other disruptions taking place in all provinces of the country at present.)

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