SA is a nation of whiners – it’s about time we were problem ...

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SA is a nation of whiners – it’s about time we were problem solvers

We've lost the imagination to generate ideas and transform our lives - instead we tear down statues and burn tyres

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If you haven’t heard it yet, you’ve missed one of the most remarkable speeches ever made at any awards ceremony. The American filmmaker Tyler Perry had just won the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Ultimate Icon Award 2019 when he delivered this stunning acceptance speech, which is worth quoting at length:

“It’s all about helping someone cross [the road]

While everybody was fighting for a seat at the table,..

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