This occurs just as we begin to believe we have progressed beyond the point of prejudice. What have we become as a species?
The only two applicants the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) opted to remove from its five-member Constitutional Court shortlist were Judge David Unterhalter and lawyer Alan Dodson, both of whom are regarded as global experts in international competition law and land reform, respectively.
The fact that they are white appears to have influenced their decision. This man was treated unfairly, and if this is how South Africa treats its powerful, what does this mean for the rest of us???
Is there room at the concourt for white people? I do not believe so once these men were expelled.
At this moment, I have every reason to expect that racism will continue to exist. Please add your thoughts to the discussion. Tell us your thoughts on the current racist scenario. Do you believe it will ever come to an end, or are we simply deferring the inevitable?
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