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VUSI CHRIS VENUS MALALA

Rookie (1988 OCTOBER 16 / RANDFONTEIN)

Where is the future?


If we legalize abortion,
if we legalize prostitution,
Not that I'm perfect but I have to know the truth

Where is the future
if we have corrupt police officials
what about government officials?

What went wrong on the taxi industry?
are all drivers violent?
That's the only answer I know 'NO'

Why are our streets full of kids and adults?
Where are they from?
These are the questions without answers.
I couldn't hold my tears when I saw a poor child in the street.

Where is the future of Africa?
we still have racism.

I stand where I stood with my very first question
where is the future?


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Submitted: Monday, October 27, 2008
Edited: Thursday, May 06, 2010
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