Reading Time: 3 minutes Paulo Freire said that only the oppressed were at the best position to understand their suffering. So who better to liberate them that they themselves? I have been writing about corruption for the past few weeks and honestly there are times I have had to sit down and re-think what I was doing. 99% of …
Month: July 2018
Reading Time: 3 minutes I know in my last article I blamed the white men for bringing corruption to our country but we also have to take responsibility for the things we have done. I mean, we are not sheep, we are human beings with brains, who can be accountable for what we do. Look deep into your heart and conscience- if you still have it- and ask yourself if everything you do is free off corruption. What you are doing, is it adding fuel to the corruption fire or is it helping to extinguish it?
Reading Time: 4 minutes But, if we were to fight corruption, who would fight? Forget the government. Too busy thinking about who will run the country come 2022. Journalists have turned to writing crap and avoid any serious conversations. The university students who used to go out to the streets to fight evil are in silence. I am one of them. Some are just too scared to do anything about it. At the rate those who dare break the silence are being incarcerated for fake news and incitement, I would also be scared. The rest simply do not care because they are busy thinking about their families and their future. But what future is there if our country will have gone into the pockets of greedy people who care nothing about the masses?