Shameful Panic Campaign against Equity Act Amendments

Shameful Panic Campaign against Equity Act Amendments

 Recent weeks have seen a spate of ‘swart gevaar’-type tactics against the Employment Equity Bill due to come before Parliament soon.

Listen to the hysterical tirades: “the job-killing demographic provision”; “existing jobs in jeopardy … stifles the creation of new ones”; “massive racial realignment of employment quotas”; “huge and unfeasible social engineering”; “would require massive population shifts” and so on ad nauseam.

All of this is hyperbolic rubbish.

The only thing that is massive about this proposed amendment is the ignorance of many critics who have been spouting their mouths off about it.

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