- The public outpouring for Madiba and his legacy shows love, goodness and hope can conquer anything
- There are more people believing than ever before (religions, causes, doing good)
- The peace movement is growing
- The environmental movement is growing
- Young people are questioning, inventing, solving and challenging more
- Many worthy causes are successfully using social media to educate, inform and activate
- Civil society and people in general are speaking out more against injustice
- The union movement is producing great leadership and independence
- The media, the judiciary and the public protector remain independent (often with a fight)
- There have been a number of massive crime and corruption busts
- The rate of new HIV infections is declining
- The Soccer World Cup in Brazil has the power to unite the world again like 2010
- South Africa is one of the most beautiful countries in the world with the best climate
- The Pope is progressive!
Happy New Year and God bless you and your families!