Oscar Pistorius a political prisoner

After the decision was announced, the ANC ruling party made no secret of where it stood on the case, denouncing the former Olympic champion as a “murderer” despite the judge’s ruling that Pistorius was guilty only of unintentionally killing Steenkamp. “Murder of Reeva Steenkamp at hands of Oscar Pistorius is a sore reminder of brutality meted out to and vulnerability of many women,” one tweet posted on its official Twitter feed read.

Via http://time.com/4004551/oscar-pistorius-south-africa-release/

Sigh… this is ridiculous.

This is the tweet:

Politicians never like to admit they were totally, utterly wrong!

See also http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2015-08-20-analysis-are-politics-keeping-oscar-pistorius-in-jail/

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