South African Young Academy of Science

The irony of South African citizenship: Citizens with no rights

The irony of South African citizenship: Citizens with no rights
March 26, 2020 pagieljc
In a Neoliberal world, what really constitutes a citizen? Citizenship is a hotly debated (and currently loaded) topic worldwide. Related to this idea of citizenship is the Trumpesque phenomena which is sweeping across the globe and which seems to have a common denominator amongst its main supporters. This common denominator is the ideal of wanting…