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Democracy going, going, going… gone – CDP

“Thursday the 24th March 2016 marks a sad day for Democracy and the principles enshrined in the South African Constitution.” Said Rev Theunis Botha leader of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP). “On this day the Tshwane Metro council, with an overwhelming majority and against the will of the residents of Valhalla, approved the donation of …

BDS’s double standards – CDP

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“A protest planned by the pro-Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) against a concert featuring Grammy award-winning artist Pharrell Williams, because the producer and performer has collaborated with Woolworths is nothing more than hypocritical opportunism.” Says Rev Theunis Botha, leader of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP) “These people are concerning themselves with a boycott …

Racism is racism irrespective of what Zuma calls it – CDP

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“The CDP rejects Pres. Jacob Zuma’s public statement that race based measures designed to disadvantage some people on the basis of their skin colour, and advantage others on the same basis, is not racism. Not only is it a denial of the real facts, but of the fundamental basis on which true democracy is built.” …

Ministers must set the example by keeping the law – CDP

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Ministers must set the example by keeping the law – CDP “With reports that Minister Collins Chabane, his driver and his bodyguard were killed in an accident and that they could have been travelling at speeds between 150 and 200 kilometres per hour, the Christian Democratic Party (CDP) is of the opinion that the constitutional …

“Political” Cuban engineers communist imperialism – CDP

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“Minister Nomvula Mokomyane’s statement that 34 Cuban engineers have been brought into the country to try and salvage our failing water reticulation systems and that they were chosen because of their political awareness, shows that the ANC is still firmly caught in the trap of a failed Communist ideology,” says Christian Democratic Party (CDP) leader, …

Is Julius Malema our future? – CDP

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“Whatever has brought South Africa to the point where it could produce a man like Julius Malema and a political party such as the EFF?” Asks Rev Theunis Botha, Leader of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP). “The CDP takes note of the fact that AfriForum has initiated legal action against Malema as a result of …

EFF radicalism sets bad example-CDP

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EFF radicalism sets bad example-CDP “Statements such as ‘we will die for Malema’ reflects the kind of radicalism the country can well do without,” says Rev. Theunis Botha, leader of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP). Botha referred to statements from some of those holding a night vigil ahead of the trial of Julius Malema, leader …

CDP on crime stats

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CDP reacts to crime stats The Christian Democratic Party (CDP) expressed its concern with the increase in murders by 800 per annum in South Africa. “We are especially concerned, as these figures appear to include the highest number of murders in the world for an identifiable group, namely farmers. The general murder rate is 32,2 …

“EFF Red Brigade” thugs promote anarchy – CDP

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“With a callous disregard for the law, young red brigade thugs, rampaged through the streets of Johannesburg, attacking and stealing from poor mothers trying to eke out a living selling their wares on the side of the street.” Says Rev Theunis Botha, Leader of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP). “This shows an absolute disregard for …