According to UNESCO, the terms #Xenophobia and racism often overlap, but differ in how the latter encompasses prejudice based on physical characteristics while the former is generally centered on behavior based on the notion of a specified people being adverse to the culture or nation.
This has become more palpable with the recent events in South Africa.The litany of unfortunate events and the wanton destruction of lives and properties leaves much to be desired. In South Africa the xenophobia expression is frightening as the police, suppose to act as a bulwark against racism now leads the vanguard, the recent killing of a #Nigerian in #SouthAfrica is still fresh,now this serial plunder of properties in this interview we ask when is this going to stop.
Brian Ebden a South African creative consultant and history afficionado. Brian is poised to deconstruct the subject matter