A guide to understanding the protest deaths in Venezuela

By BO Staff Writer United States sponsored anti-government protests, similar to the Save SA and opposition party protests in South Africa, have flared up in Venezuela with the aim of removing the democratically elected president, Nicolas Maduro. Bolivia’s Evo Morales said the anti-government protests were orchestrated by the US to “overthrow Venezuela to steal oil.” …

BREAKING NEWS: Julius Malema tells EFF members to cause mayhem today

By BO Staff Writer Black Opinion has been reliably informed by sources close to the leadership of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) that members have been encouraged to be violent in today’s march against President Jacob Zuma to the Union Buildings. Insiders say that the instruction issued includes the destruction of property and attacking people …

Dehumanizing African leaders for regime change

By Professor Jonathan Moyo This article was originally published on The Southern Times website in September 2016 around the time of the #ThisFlag and other regime change protests. Prof Jonathan Moyo is Zimbabwe’s minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development and MP for Tsholotsho North (Zanu PF). If there’s one inescapable reality to …

Brazil coup: Lessons for the ANC

By James Petras Introduction Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was removed from office through a well-organized, carefully planned operation among the corrupt Brazilian political elite, closely linked to the stock-market, financial institutions and foreign energy companies. This ‘legislative coup d’état’ eliminated the democratically-elected ‘political intermediaries’ and installed a regime directly controlled by the CEO’s of leading …

BLF 24 hour picket continues at Public Protectors office

By Zanele Lwana Last Thursday, 6 October 2016, our movement Black First Land First (BLF) marched to the office of the Public Protector. The aim of the march was to deliver a memorandum to the Public Protector, Advocate Thuli Mandosela, which calls on her to essentially deal with white corruption and to stop being used as …

Black First Land First launches a report on white corruption today

Media invite Did you know? White capitalists stole more than R560 billion in South Africa in just a decade? Today (08 October 2016) Black First Land First (BLF) will launch a report on white corruption under the following details: Time: 13:00 Venue: Mamelodi (Tshwane) at 77 Bufferlake. For inquires and directions call Tshidiso Tsimong: 079 668 0351