Realizing that they were of the same religion, South Sudanese people fought for "freedom" and broke away from the "oppression and domination of Sudan's Muslim North". After that, they realized that they were of different tribes, and then they
plunged themselves into tribals wars, with some areas even fighting each other based on street differences in spite of being of the same tribe and religion. The guns and other weapons they used in fighting for "freedom" from the Muslim North were the very weapons they turned on

While there appears to be shortages of reasons to love one another, there are, however, always no shortages of reasons to hate others, even if they are of your own tribe, religion, region or even street. Discrimination exists even in nuclear families. Which simply
means there are things you cannot run away from, but you can only overcome them by wisdom, love and understanding.

By the way, Cain and Abel were of the same father and mother. Jacob and Esau were also of the same father and mother, and were also of the same Jewish religion
(Judaism). But what happened?

Apartheid, xenophobia, racism, tribalism, misogyny, sexism and religio-phobia are all elements of a defeated soul.

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