Opinion: The politics of race won in the Western Cape

While the Democratic Alliance (DA) managed to secure a win of the Western Cape in the 2019 elections a Bishop Lavis community activist is attributing the DA’s success in the province to the support of liberal Whites. This is despite the ANC campaigning attempts to try and win over votes in municipalities run by the DA lead government. This includes DA stronghold areas like Woodstock to Bergvliet, Goodwood to Plattekloof, Seapoint to Camps Bay , West Coast from Milnerton to Langebaan including the rural areas from Stellenbosch to Wellington which are
Joining us online is Abdul Karriem Matthews, member of the bishop lavis action community.