Land or Death

By Xola Skosana With the house of cards falling in Europe, a number of significant lessons for Blacks are highlighted. One above the rest which Blacks must learn is that no group of people entrust their future and the future of their children in the hands of some bureaucrats with latest iPads and iPhones, no …

How Gift gifted himself with my laptop

Featured Image: Rockey Street in Yeoville. Photo: Delwyn Vetasuan/Financial Mail By Andile Mngxitama “Everyone knows you don’t leave valuable stuff on the back seat of the car,” said my daughter upon hearing the story told by her brother in the most animated fashion. I had parked the car outside with other cars during a primary …

In defence of MMM

By Andile Mngxitama “Permit me to issue and control the money of a nation and I care not who makes the laws.” – Mayer Amschel Rothschild, founder of the Rothschild International Banking Dynasty Almost two months ago I had decided to join the MMM self-help scheme on a trial basis and promised to provide written …

Ceremonious and De-politicised celebrations removes the radical sting of the 1976 Uprisings

Featured Image: On 16 June 1976, black high school students revolted against the anti-black education system. Photo: Bongani Mnguni/City Press/Gallo Images By Masixole Ka Dlamini It has become a normalised ‘political culture’ to commemorate the 1976 uprising without a critical reflection on and a nuanced understanding and meaning of this historic revolutionary uprising, particularly amongst black …

Malema The Political Advisor of Land Theives

Featured Image: EFF Leader Julius Malema speaking to white land thieves in Paarl last year. By BO Staff Writer The following video was taken last year when Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema met the white land thieves of Paarl. Similar to Mandela’s meetings and negotiations with apartheid Boers, Malema met with white farmers to allay their …

Evaluation

By Xola Skosana “Feedback is the breakfast of champions” ~ Ken Blanchard. It is nearly time to escape the plantation, draw near the village of run-away slaves. I encourage you to retreat into solitude, reflect on what transpired in the village a few days ago, find a fitting metaphor that captures the black experience we …

British Referendum on Brexit

Featured image: Credit www.inquisitr.com by bo staff writer   International solidarity   Workers, youth, trade unionists and political activists from the entire spectrum of the labour landscape as well as from 23 countries of Europe under the banner “(w)e support the workers of Britain who will vote to leave the European Union (EU) in the 23 …

The Guptas under attack by white media for the Glencore deal

Featured Image: Oakbay Investments director Nazeem Howa and Atul Gupta. Picture Photo: Sowetan Live/Gallo Images By BO Staff Writer The South African media has adopted the method of drug traffickers to conceal the corruption of white capital. It is a known strategy of global drug cartels to get a decoy arrested to allow the main package …