[lg policy] Racism Rife In The Sleepy Town Of Schweizer-Reneke – Residents By News Editor -January 11, 2019 Sello Lehari MEC of education and sports development Sello Lehari. (Christiaan du Plessis, Netwerk24) The sleepy town of Schweizer-Reneke in the North West is on tenterhooks after a picture showing black and white pupils sitting separately according to race in a Grade R classroom at the local primary school went viral. The image shocked the country and senior government officials in the province descended on Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke demanding answers. READ: Viral race row picture only captured a single moment – Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke MEC of education and sports development Sello Lehari suspended the Grade R teacher who allegedly separated the pupils. Lehari also established a task team to investigate the matter and other reports of prejudice at the school. “I strongly condemn what had happened at the school as racism isn’t allowed in all our schools and should be weeded

Harold Schiffman haroldfs at gmail.com
Sat Jan 12 10:50:31 EST 2019


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 Harold F. Schiffman

Professor Emeritus of
 Dravidian Linguistics and Culture
Dept. of South Asia Studies
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305

Phone:  (215) 898-7475
Fax:  (215) 573-2138

Email:  haroldfs at gmail.com
http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/~haroldfs/

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