In troubled post-Mandela South Africa, a fight or flight dilemma for the 70,000 JewsUploader: Tura 2 years ago Subscribe 10
Although the black middle class has grown to some 5 million — larger than the white middle class — overall black poverty is worse today than under apartheid, with a gigantic gap between haves and have-nots. If someone comes down with an incurable, languorous illness, Mami Wata often takes the blame. Another prominent aspect of the Mami Wata deities is their connection to healing. But today Jews are virtually absent from formal politics. In Nigeria , for example, she takes the blame for everything from headaches to sterility. There is also a young movement of community rap called Tzaneen Rap , producing up-and-coming rappers that are already coming up and keeping up with the rap game.