Longing for light

The recent tragic shooting that took place at the Charleston Church in South Carolina, USA, made me reflect on a tragic incident that took place in my own country.  I looked at this white boy that had taken the lives of those nine innocent black people and thought: Black South Africans that support attacks on black immigrants are no different from this gunman.

The two incidents are not related, but I felt it necessary to take you through the short thought process that led to me writing this piece.

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