#OpenLine: Should people be offended when others don't learn their languages?

Themba, caller in Atteridgeville, says he is offended by fellow South Africans who do not want to learn his language and understand his lived experiences.

In South Africa it's okay to carry on without knowing the difference between Ntsangase and Ntshingila.

Themba, caller in Atteridgeville

My lived reality is that every day I have to step out of my reality to accommodate others.

Themba, caller in Atteridgeville

Other callers phoned in commenting on Themba's opinion.

Take a listen to the open line from 18min15seconds...


This article first appeared on 702 : #OpenLine: Should people be offended when others don't learn their languages?


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