Skip to comments.Making downtown less dodgy (Urban renewal in South Africa)
Posted on 01/20/2013 12:49:49 AM PST by MinorityRepublican
DAYLIGHT filters through the ether in Africas tallest residential building, a brutalist cylindrical skyscraper with a hollow core that drops 54 floors to a ragged base of exposed bedrock. The view into the interior is eerie, a dim light giving it a sci-fi feel that recalls the film Blade Runner. But the outward-facing windows offer breathtakingly clear views, some of the best in Johannesburg, South Africas commercial capital.
Ponte City was a posh address when it opened in 1975 at the edge of what was then the trendy inner-city district of Hillbrow, during the race-segregated era when central Johannesburg boomed. Ambitious developers planned to add an indoor ski slope inside the building.
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Anyone who actually believes this article is ripe to join the Democrat party.
South Africa is a mirror for Detroit and the same animals made it that way.
They would do more to make the nation safe by legalizing self defense.
Feral negro population can’t mix with civilization. That is not a racist statement, just a matter of fact and this video proves it.
It worth mentioning you can see about 99% black population in this video and activists who want to make a cesspool any better are all white old people.
I likes the fancy words they used to describe the “renewal”