And it still gets me every single time. Say what we might about the length of time it takes to recover from oppression, the ANC's mismanagement of critical issues, or the moral failings of President Zuma, that moment was one of the rare times in history that we see yes, that long arc of history does bend towards justice. Oh, yes it does.
David Smith has an excellent summary of all the issues surrounding today's anniversary.
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