Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Is the Democratic Alliance an Apartheid Party?

The marriage between the African National Congress and the Democratic Alliance has caused political tongues to mumble in South Africa and across the African continent at large. Some people are questioning the wisdom. Like I have mentioned in my previous episode, this union will definitely cause the South African economy to rise from its current ashes.

In the United States of America and of course in other Western countries, what matters the most is the economy in any political campaign. After George Bush senior won the Desert Storm War in 1991, the cost of the war had drained the economy in some ways. Some thought his victory in war would translate to political victory but they were wrong. The American people brought in Bill Clinton of the Democratic Party to change their economic circumstances.

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