Maduro’s #NoMoreTrump petition goal of 10 million signatures reached

By BO Staff Writer The following article was previously published on the telesurenglish website on 6 September 2019: The international campaign that went into effect less than a month ago has collected 10 million signatures and will be handed over to the U.N. During a Friday evening press conference, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced that …

We won’t join the demonization of Mugabe

By Andile Mngxitama It’s interesting how the white power structure determines our emotions and how we recollect our own suffering. After the Gukurahundi that spanned from 1983 to 1987, the number of Ndebele people murdered was estimated to be around 5000 or so. A large number by any estimate. The West was then happy when …

Mugabe hero of African liberation

By BO Staff Writer The following article by Black First Land First (BLF) President, Andile Mngxitama, was previously published on the Sunday Independent website on 2 June 2013 and is reissued by Black Opinion in honor of Robert Gabriel Mugabe who passed away today: PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is the greatest black statesman alive today in …

FARC-EP and ELN to unite against repressive Columbian state

By BO Staff Writer Plans are underway to unite the progressive forces in Columbia behind the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia—People’s Army (FARC-EP), against the oligarchy of that country. The leader of FARC-EP, Jesus Santrich, denounced Colombian President Duque’s betrayal of the 2016 Peace Accord. In a new statement issued yesterday, he said: “The State …