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Old 19th Feb 2018, 06:58
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Trossie
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
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Originally Posted by Sultan Ismail View Post
Switzerland has 4 official languages, for goodness sake.
Switzerland has centuries of a clear tradition of national identity and a very strong tradition of democracy. South Africa has neither.

If you asked any South African what 'South African' means, the only 'encompassing' concept that they would only be able to point to a completely artificial set of geographical boundaries laid down by a colonial parliament thousands of miles away.
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