Fighting to Stay Alive in a Broken Country – No Jobs, No Food Breed Contempt for the Law



[Daily Maverick] Tshabalira Lebakeng is a journalist who lives in Orlando, Soweto, where he rents a small backyard room. He doesn’t have a regular job and has been robbed more times than he can remember. He writes about his encounters with people looting shops in Soweto, what they said to him and what young petty criminals say about why they engage in crime.

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Source link : https://allafrica.com/stories/202107140906.html

Author : Daily Maverick

Publish date : 2021-07-14 15:31:59

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