Finally, DA admits apartheid is to blame for economic injustice

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Finally, DA admits apartheid is to blame for economic injustice

Party adopts its ‘economic justice policy’, but stresses that it must not be confused with the ANC’s BEE

Political journalist

After years of ambiguity, the DA acknowledged on Sunday that apartheid had economically disenfranchised black people in SA.

This came as the party adopted an “economic justice policy” at its two-day policy congress on Saturday and Sunday.

The party said the governing ANC’s cadre deployment and corruption had not made the economic fortunes of black people any better. Instead, it had only improved the lives of the political elite at the expense of all, said DA federal chairperson Ivan Meyer...

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