That second one is so true. It's the reason the EFF has come up - as nuts as they are, they're promising a hopeful future to those who would benefit their radical socialist policies. Which is why they're getting the votes.Two interesting opnion articles on the upcoming elections.
The 2nd one truly resonants with me....
ANC also tends to run on "We got you out of apartheid, and now we're going to continue to move things forward."
They're both awful but they're both clearly doing something right with their marketing if you look at the polls; the DA is doing the opposite.