Author’s note: well, actually I didn’t write that. The initial title of my piece was “Is the Youth League still relevant?”
I have some great sub-editors at City Press that know how to turn a phrase when creating headlines, just to get folks reading I guess. But there is a distinction between strong and relevant, and if we are being honest the League is not yet as strong or relevant as it could be. Here’s the article including some paragraphs that we cut out to fit into the word limit.
First Published in City Press on November 29th, 2014
It’s been a roller-coaster week for us young Lions.
From where I sat in one of NTT hot seats, this week had long looked like it promised drama. I could hear the e-TV man’s voice promoting the next soapie episode – “This week, in Joburg…”