image and text by
Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin
Alan fought alongside Bushmen in the SADF. Now he begs for a living on the streets of Welkom, an Afrikaaner town on the border of the Free State and KwaZulu-Natal.
I fought in Angola for the South African government. What for? We went there, made a war and came home. Nothing was achieved. Except my head got damaged.