Reply to Marianne Thamm on the Afrikaans language

In a recent article on the Daily Maverick, Mariann Thamm states that Afrikaners like me are on the “unhappy train”:

The station at Evita se Perron serves as a metaphor for Afrikaans speakers right now. Two opposing camps –

Waarom bly Engelse dan hier as Engeland soveel beter is?

Ene Gerry skryf op Daily Maverick se kommentaarblad die volgende:

I have little time for right-wing Afrikaner reactionaries who think more with their emotions than their reason – Remember Steve infamously “drowning” his U2 tickets in the jukskei because Bono