Black Opinion articles: 29 September 2019 to 19 October 2019

Credit Image of Malcolm X: magpie Dear friend The Black Opinion website has been updated up to 19 October 2019 at: blackopinion.co.za As always, we appreciate your comments, criticism and suggestions. Follow us on: Twitter: @BlackOpinion2 Facebook: Black Opinion The following is a list of articles that were published over the period 29 September 2019 …

Black Opinion articles: 9 to 28 September 2019

Credit Image of Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe: Azania Mag Dear friend The Black Opinion website has been updated up to 28 September 2019 at: blackopinion.co.za As always, we appreciate your comments, criticism and suggestions. Follow us on: Twitter: @BlackOpinion2 Facebook: Black Opinion The following is a list of articles that were published over the period 9 …

#BlackOpinionTurns1: A year of Black Opinion

By BO Editorial Collective It is in an album of jazz classics where revered South African songstress, Thandiswa Mazwai, affectionately known as King Tha, excavates Miriam Makeba’s famous quote about the conqueror and the conquered. Makeba says, “the conqueror writes history. They came, they conquered and they wrote. Now you don’t expect people who came …

THINK FOR YOURSELF competition

By BO Editorial Collective Black Opinion turns 1 years old today. With that, we continue to implore Black people to think for themselves. Thus we are running a writing competition under the following details: Who is the enemy of black liberation in South Africa? 1. Jacob Zuma? 2. The Guptas? 3. White monopoly capital/those who …

Black Agenda on Work and the Minimum Wage

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday, the Deputy President, main negotiator in the sellout CODESA negotiations and the leader of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) advisory panel on a national minimum wage, Cyril Ramaphosa, announced a proposal for the national minimum wage to be R3 500 a month and R20 an hour. While …

#BLF26 Political Education Prison Curriculum: Pretoria Central Maximum Security Prison

By BO Staff Writer From discussions with the #BLF26 comrades during the prison visit on 19 July 2016 Theme 1: Precolonial Africa The myth that Africa has contributed nothing to world civilisation must be debunked. Africa is indeed both the cradle of civilisation and the cradle of humanity. Points for discussion: 1. Indicate the interrelatedness …