EFF drops from 60 000 to 7000 at rallies

By BO Staff Writer The fourth anniversary of Julius Malema’s party exposed it as a diminished outfit from its robust beginnings. In the early years of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), it’s rallies were massive affairs regularly clocking over sixty thousand supporters. Things have changed drastically – the fourth anniversary was attended by about seven …

The fallacy of a ‘free media’ in South Africa

By Zimasa Mpemnyama Over the past few weeks, the phrase ‘free media’ has been used to characterise the media landscape of South Africa. Although the phrase has been in use for quite sometime now, it was catapulted into the national conversation again after the Black First Land First (BLF) movement picketed outside the home of …

Are you ready for a Cyril Ramaphosa presidency?

By BO Staff Writer British imperialism wants Cyril Ramaphosa to be South Africa’s next president, by hook or crook. Exclusively speaking to Black Opinion, sources have revealed that under the direction of British imperialist and coup plotter, Robin Renwick, the opposition parties have been ordered to support the presidency of Ramaphosa. The Economic Freedom Fighters …

Chronology of resistance: honoring the glorious 26th of July Movement

By BO Staff Writer Introduction Sixty four years ago a group of fearless revolutionaries took siege of the Moncada Barracks in Santiago, Eastern Cuba. They were subsequently defeated having failed to remove the anti people dictator Fulgencio Batista. So begun the 26th of July Movement. Struggle against imperialist sponsored Batista Batista, who assumed power in …

Andile Mngxitama responds to Julius Malema: Yes I’m broke, just like all black people

By BO Staff Writer Black First Land First (BLF) president, Andile Mngxitama, has responded to Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader, Julius Malema’s, accusations that he is drowning in debt which made him take money from the Gupta’s. Mngxitama’s responded to Malema by saying that he didn’t view receiving money from the Guptas as a scandal. …

Radio702 scrambles to cover-up racism

By BO Staff Writer The white owned radio station, Radio702 has become notorious for punting white monopoly capital sponsored, right-wing views. But, social media users were shocked on Sunday when the station released a tweet comparing black babies to dogs while promoting a charity walk with the cellphone network with skyhigh data prices, MTN! As …

White media producing fake news against BLF

By BO Staff Writer White monopoly capital is so terrified of Black First Land First (BLF) that it has unleashed a propaganda war against the movement. BLF is growing fast as more and more black people see it as the only alternative to fight white monopoly capital. Last week BLF scored major victories from meeting …

Cronin & Company Harness Marxism to the Service of White Monopoly Capital

By Oupa Lehulere This article was originally published on the Khanya Journal website. In this article Oupa Lehulere argues that Cronin and his party comrades are using Marxism to defend the interests of white monopoly capital. Lehulere critiques their attack on Malikane and shows how their attack on Malikane is in defence of white monopoly …

Black Opinion is back online!

After being shutdown for two weeks by white monopoly capital, the voice of black radical thought is back online! There are numerous important stories and analysis white monopoly capital wanted to block. Amongst others the following: 1. The R2 billion bribe offer by white monopoly capital to remove President Jacob Zuma. 2. How Johann Rupert …