Human Rights Commission sides with Malema in hate speech complaint by FW de Klerk Foundation

- | 2 months ago

The SA Human Rights Commission has found that EFF leader Julius Malema's statement that "we are not calling for the slaughtering of white people" did not amount to hate speech.

It also found that Malema did not violate the rights of white people in making the statement. The commission, therefore, dismissed a complaint by the FW de Klerk Foundation in this regard.

The foundation had complained to the commission that Malema's statements incited violence against white people and constituted hate speech.

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