Sudan – no to TMC and imperialism, yes to revolutionary government of the people!

By BO Staff Writer It is the Sudanese people’s unrelenting struggle which culminated in President Omar al-Bashir’s removal from power two months ago. Since then the Sudanese people have continued the fight against the ‘Transitional Military Council’ (TMC) which has captured power for the ruling class. The people are clear. They remain camped outside the …

Mayibuye Melisizwe Mandela is the Chairperson of a pro black NPO

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was issued today by Vukani Community Development and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Vukani Community Development (Vukani) is a newly registered Non Profit Organization (NPO) which is formed to support the organizations of black people and the Black Community. Vukani is pleased to announce that the great grandson …

Congratulations to President Morales for rejecting IMF & taking back the economy – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published on the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) is encouraged by the revolutionary plan for Bolivia announced by President Morales on Saturday at the Departmental Encounter in Cochabamba. We commend the President for rescuing …

BLF PRESS CONFERENCE, 24 APRIL 2019

By BO Staff Writer The following press statement was delivered today in Johannesburg by Black First Land First President, Andile Mngxitama. It was previously published on the website of the movement and is now reissued by Black Opinion: 1. KZN FLOODS Black First Land First (BLF) stands with the people of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) especially the …

Whites are tourists, Blacks are kwerekweres

By Andile Mngxitama This essay appeared in several publications including, New Frank Talk Journal, under the title WHITES ARE TOURITS BLACKS ARE KWEREKWERES. The essay was in response to the 2009 Afrophobic violence which claimed 62 black lives. Black Opinion is re-releasing this essay given the current spate of Afrophobic violence. The sms’s came fast …

BLF meets President Jacob Zuma to thank him for RET

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday, the leadership of the Black First Land First (BLF) movement met President Jacob Zuma to thank him for his contributions to the struggle and in the formation of Radical Economic Transformation (RET). The black consciousness organisation presented President Zuma with a shield which they deem “a symbolic representation of the …