London gags Julius Malema

By BO Staff Writer Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader, Julius Malema, surprised many this afternoon when he abandoned his response to the State of the Nation Address (SONA) speech with five minutes left on his allocated time. Sources have indicated to Black Opinion that Malema was instructed by his London handler, Lord Robin Renwick, to …

On Brazil: “If Lula is arrested, civil disobedience is the way” calls MST leader Joao Pedro Stedile

By BO Staff Writer The following interview with Brazil’s leader of the Landless People’s Movement, Joao Pedro Stédile, conducted by Denise Assis, was previously published on The Dawn News website. They discuss the important role of the movement in the political crisis in the country and Lula Da Silva’s potential run for presidency. The leader …

Cyril Ramaphosa postpones Mining Charter after meeting with pro-capital Chamber of Mines

By BO Staff Writer Recently sworn-in president, Cyril Ramaphosa, is already hard at work in reversing the gains of former President Jacob Zuma’s radical policy implementations, including the revised Mining Charter. In a bid to appease his white friends in the mining sector (Ramaphosa is famous for his business interests in mining, specifically at Lonmin …