Simon Allison South africa 10 April 2014 10:47 (SOUTH AFRICA)
On Thursday at The Gathering, four of South Africa’s top civil society figures discussed what exactly civil society should be doing in this country, and who’s trying to stop them. They painted a dispiriting picture, but there’s one thing everyone agreed on: we’re not turning into a dictatorship anytime soon. Whew. By SIMON ALLISON.