Open letter to Rothschild’s Trevor Manuel

Dear Mr. Manuel We read with interest your new conviction that our claim of white monopoly capital is a fallacy, invented by a public relations company named Bell Pottinger, as you recently said at the Nelson Mandela Foundation event you attended. We as the leadership of the MK Inkuleleko Foundation pen this letter as representing …

Not to say Zuma is right but let’s be open minded

A Facebook post by Ralph Slade We need to think deep, very deep and check all the directions. It can’t be that all the wrongs in South Africa (SA) are to be blamed on Zuma, Zuma, Zuma, ANC, ANC, ANC! Here’s another voice – Eugene van Wyk – from those of us who were born …

#PravinGordhanLondonRoadTrip – Lets do the math

By Yerushka Chetty All important decisions relating to governing South Africa (S.A.) to exploit our labour as well as our mineral and natural resources, take place in London under the guise of #LondonRoadShows. This is evident from the fact that all of our politicians are called to London just before important political and economic decisions …

Mmusi Maimane summoned to London by Renwick

By BO Staff Writer Sources close to the leadership of the Democratic Alliance (DA) claim that the leader of the opposition party has been summoned to London by Lord Robin Renwick. This follows the tension in the party after the racist comments by the party’s effective leader, Helen Zille. Maimane has been put under pressure …

Queen Nzinga, brilliant legacy of decolonization  

In honour of the revolutionary contributions of Queen Nzinga who died  353 years ago Black Opinion is reissuing the following statement published on the Black First Land First blog on 17 December 2015. December 17, 1663 is the death date of Queen Nzinga (Nzinga Mbande). On this 352nd anniversary of her death BLF takes the …