Radical economic transformation: Padlock to poverty or key to prosperity?

Even more improbable than Jacob Zuma putting the public interest before his own is the international rating agencies not punishing any South African government that dares prioritise a radical economic transformation that meaningfully addresses the needs and wishes of the working poor, the unemployed, the under-employed and the unemployable; the young; the sick; the homeless and the slum dwellers; the hungry and those who hunger for quality education for everyone. And those still resilient enough just to want to be able to – hope.