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 …

Blacks In DIalogue: BLF asks ANC “please don’t sell us out again”

By BO Staff Writer On Saturday evening a packed Blacks in Dialogue (BID) event of Black First Land First (BLF) debated the organizations response to the ruling party’s Policy Discussion documents. The BLF response titled “Don’t sell us out again“ outlines several key policy proposals to realise Radical Economic Transformation (RET). BLF leader, Andile Mngxitama …

Mthubi The Hub attacked by mob

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday morning a mob of about one hundred and fifty black youth attacked Mthubi The Hub – one of the prominent artist collective spaces in Tshwane. The Hub has been under constant pressure from a combination of greedy politicians, criminally minded officials and the University of Pretoria. All these elements want …