Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, February 1, 2009
Picture credit: Remy Steinegger
“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor”
After the unshakeable darkness of the Rhino post yesterday, this morning a saved story on my desktop has to come to rescue me from the mire.
These terrible stories take a huge personal toll on me and writing them often takes days to recover from.
So, it is a relief to be writing a feel good story, even if it is not Sunday, it is necessary.
This is about a man for whom I have the highest regard, who speaks up when others remain silent on not so safe issues for such an esteemed member of the Clergy.
Desmond Tutu’s support of gay rights and other main stream issues, have likely sealed his fate and any possibility of him ever being considered for Pope, which I…