We are being terrorized by stupid officials and clever criminals – Cape Argus

We are being terrorized by stupid officials and clever criminals Daily train delays are experienced across South Africa. Decades ago as a student using the train to get to school and university I considered if train conditions could improve. Even in those days, trains...

Humility Required – Cape Argus – 25 January – Humility is the best quality

Humility required Sincere seeking of knowledge makes people humble and arrogance makes people ignorant. I wonder if political, business and religious leaders who lay automatic claim to lead us, think before they engage in corruption or if they consider the rest of...

Seek Truth – Cape Argus – 22 January – Attacks on Trump are subjective, undignified

Seek truth I am not an admirer of President Donald Trump and suspect that he has delusions of grandeur. He dislikes Muslims, people of color and the poor in general. However, the attacks and denigration of Pres. Trump is unmatched in global politics considering that...

Stupidity is our Enemy – Cape Argus – 21 January – We must keep our international reputation in mind at all times

Stupidity is our enemy The alleged racial incident at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke requires comment as the chaos which engulfed the school, exhibits how stupid some South Africans behave. The media, the Provincial Education Minister and political parties that danced...

Bumpy Start-Cape Argus – 14 January – People who lack the tools are far to quick to jump to conclusions

Bumpy start to 2019 The year 2019 is off to a bumpy start. South African drivers were determined to drive intoxicated and injure and kill during the holidays. The Clifton beach narrative suggested to the world that South Africans are uncivilized and unable to manage...