South African man behind recent racist slur apologizes

A South African man at he center of a recent racial incident has apologised for what he said was the “unspeakable pain” he caused by making a racist slur in a video that went viral in the country.

Adam Catzavelos has been the subject of huge backlash from a broad section of the community since the video surfaced. He filmed himself on a beach on holiday, saying it felt heavenly because there were no black people there.

In the video, he is heard saying: “And not one kaffir in sight. Fucking heaven on earth.”

I have been thoughtless and insensitive and shown a complete lack of understanding of what…

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