“We need to change; the whole world needs to change. This must come to an end. We created a rainbow nation in SA and we need to do the same for the world."
These are the touching words of Bruno Pelizzari, recently released from captivity in Somalia.
The conflict resolution that South Africa succeeded in is not just an African Renaissance but a Renaissance for all Humanity.
Kept in conditions so inhumane that those reponsible should be referred to the ICC, the hostages have a unique if unfortunate perspective on the greatness of the South African conflict resolving achievement.
South Africa is a beacon of civilizational sunshine ... and even if Somalia is full of physical sun it could not be darker.
Inhumanity cannot promote Sustainability, be it in the form of Apartheid or any other form of brutality.