Today Bloomberg breaks from its usual PC mode with Zuma Family Favoritism Imperils ANC Post as Black Empowerment Goes Sour By Franz Wild Sep 14 2010
The involvement of South African President Jacob Zumaâ€™s family in a series of controversial business deals has fueled anger among labor unionsâ€¦ Union leaders say the ANC hierarchy benefits from state contracts and subsidized share purchasesâ€¦ South Africa is heading toward becoming a â€?predator stateâ€? controlled by â€?hyenasâ€? bent on accumulating wealth, Zwelinzima Vavi, general secretary of the Congress of South African Trade Unions, said on Aug. 26 in Johannesburg.
Memo to America: Rule by Blacks invariably produces bad news.