Mandela’s mission still leaves country in poverty

So Nelson Mandela has passed on. This must be the first time ever, in the entire history of the human race, that a politician will be missed. A friend of mine, Lois Davis, was at his first rally after he’d been released and she filmed the event. It took place in the Soccer City stadium in Soweto. It’s a remarkable piece of film. You can see all the people pouring towards the stadium in their pickup trucks, or walking along the dusty roads. As they get near the venue they start to run. There is such excitement in the air, such joy. It’s like a wave … Continue reading Mandela’s mission still leaves country in poverty