Op-Ed

Are We Truly Free?—A Bittersweet Freedom Day for South Africans

23 years after South Africa's first democratic elections, Freedom Day 2017 saw celebrations and angry rallies aimed at the ruling party.

"If the ANC does to you what the Apartheid government did to you, then you must do to the ANC what you did to the Apartheid government." These are the words of the late Nelson Mandela which were repeated by his granddaughter, Ndileka Mandela, at Thursday's anti-Zuma Freedom Day rally held at the Caledonian Stadium in Tshwane, Gauteng.

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