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Bill Raftery Jr. chronicles street kids

Originally Published: August 4, 2010
By Patrick Hruby | Special to Page 2

What the world saw during this summer's World Cup in South Africa: spectacular goals, spirited sports fans, a global coming-out party for a nation still grappling with the toxic legacy of apartheid.

What the world didn't see: the disturbing plight of South Africa's street children.

For much of the last seven years, Billy Raftery Jr. -- the son of well-known college basketball analyst Bill Raftery -- has been living in Durban, South Africa, working with ...

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