It is dangerous to consider axed Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlaminiâ€
â€œWe are entering very dangerous territory when open support for a racist mass murderer is regarded as a contribution to the black struggle against racism,â€ Friedman wrote on Facebook this week.
He added that Hitler had killed at least 12 million people â€“ millions of whom were not Jewish â€“ simply because of their race and that the only reason he hadnâ€
â€œI believe that the sad reality here is that too many who pass themselves off as â€˜leftâ€
We are entering very dangerous territory when open support for a racist mass murderer is regarded as a contribution to…
Many students have come out in support of Dlamini, including the Wits Progressive Youth Alliance (PYA), which has described Wits vice-chancellor Adam Habibâ€
The Rhodes Must Fall movement at the University of Cape Town has also rallied behind Dlamini by calling for Habib to fall.
â€” @khathi (@nkhathale) May 7, 2015
â€” EWN Reporter (@ewnreporter) May 7, 2015
On Thursday evening, students booedÂ Habib during a debate about his decision to expel Dlamini, claiming that the move had been an attempt to appease white and Jewish donors and members of the university community.Â Habib defended his decision and said that the decision to remove Dlamini was not related to the comments concerning Hitler.
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