Excluding refugees from the right to work as private security providers simply because they are refugees will inevitably foster a climate of xenophobia which will be harmful to refugees and inconsistent with the overall vision of our Constitution. As a group that is by definition vulnerable, the impact of discrimination of this sort can be damaging in a significant way. In reaching this conclusion it is important to bear in mind that it is not only the social stigma which may result from such discrimination, but also the material impact that it may have on refugees.
Pierre de Vos, keer terug na God. (Pierrede Vos return to God.)Pierre de Vos: Het jy dalk ‘n homo-geraamte in die kas? (Pierre de Vos: Do you have a homosexual skeleton in the closet?)