The truth has been captured by corrupt, opportunistic SA leaders

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The truth has been captured by corrupt, opportunistic SA leaders

Desperate citizens are fooled by the manipulation of truths, sayings and ideologies by greedy public figures

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Corruption has become so systemic that political, traditional and religious truths, sayings and ideologies are now being perverted by the corrupt to deflect, cover up and defend wrongdoing.    

Increasingly, many public figures not only outrightly lie on public platforms, but dress up lies as if these are truths.

This means SA’s public discourse, discussions and debate are now increasingly corrupted. In fact, large aspects of he country’s public sphere – the discourse, discussions and debates – have now been “captured”, like parts of the ANC, the state and business. ..

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