The Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, says the fear and tension to which children at a Brackenfell school are unfairly being subjected, are a wake-up call to every parent and governing body in South Africa.
Friday's EFF protest at the school against allegations of racism, yet again turned
In a statement, Makgoba says the conflict at the school reflects the failure of society, and particularly of parents and teachers, to root out racism among children.
He also added that leaders of political organisations and government agencies do not appear able to agree on conditions which allow for peaceful, controlled protest which respects the rights of others and the well-being of children.
Makgoba says dialogue is not an optional extra in South Africa, but an urgent imperative if we are to move into a non-racial future."https://scontent-jnb1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/s851x315/126838056_3739846959400994_8555087680963191060_o.jpg?_nc_cat=106&ccb=2&_nc_sid=8024bb&_nc_ohc=6U1P6_wHmdgAX8gyyfu&_nc_ht=scontent-jnb1-1.xx&tp=7&oh=4e2fb3a5734ecff1123c3160a58f58c5&oe=5FDE1ABF"
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