ANC formed to fight for black liberation as blacks only organization

Image credit: SA History Online By Andile Mngxitama The Africa National Congress (ANC) of 1912, known at that time as the South African Native National Congress (SANNC), was a blacks only organization. The ANC of 2020 is white controlled and was born with the Freedom Charter in 1955 in Kliptown, Soweto. It’s a bit irritating. …

Inside the matric whirlwind

By Andile Mngxitama Driving through Soweto around 12am, I see hordes of matric hopefuls from the dysfunctional public school system gather around petrol filling stations. It’s a surreal picture. They wait for the newspaper. In between there are small groups forming around a cellphone. Shrieks of joy burst out. A young man hits his chest …

Culture & Resistance

By Andile Mngxitama A revolutionary scientific approach to understanding cultural dynamics suggests preservation and progress. Culture is dynamic and ever changing. This change has to be for the good of society. There are harmful practices that must be discarded without discarding the base of a culture itself. For an oppressed people the most important cultural …

Only BLF has confronted the Oppenheimers directly

Jonathan and Nicky Oppenheimer in Parliament. Photo credit:: ANA By Andile Mngxitama Good morning fam. Do you know that the only organization that has ever taken the Oppenheimers on directly is Black First Land First (BLF)? The Oppenheimers were forced to go to parliament to explain their criminal activities around acquiring a private international airport …