PODCAST | Eusebius McKaiser on DA’s ‘incoherent’ election strategy
In his new podcast, McKaiser and Ebrahim Fakir discuss why the party doesn’t capitalise on ANC weaknesses
Veteran political analyst and elections expert Ebrahim Fakir, who is director of Programmes at the Auwal Socio-economic Research Institute (Asri), is the first guest on Eusebius McKaiser’s new podcast.
In a lively discussion about the DA’s elections strategy, McKaiser and Fakir explore whether the party has a coherent strategy and whether it is, as former DA leader Tony Leon recently argued, based on pragmatism rather than identifiable political principles and values.
Fakir explains why he thinks the party’s approach to the forthcoming elections is ineffective and he and McKaiser puzzle through the dynamics that stop it from capitalising on the ANC’s governance weaknesses...