Black political leaders are the “Red Ants” of white supremacy – lessons from Hammanskraal

Featured Image: Members of the Red Ants  tear down several structures in central Johannesburg. Photo: Marco Longari/ AFP By Andile Mngxitama In memory of the blacks who died in Hamanskraal as “Red Ants” on 23 May 2016 On a cold winter’s morning, the landless people of Hammanskraal north of Pretoria, found themselves under attack from hordes of other …

In Defence of Strini Moodley the Klipgooier

Featured Image: Late Black Consciousness leader Strini Moodley. Photo: umtapo centre By BO Staff Writer “Even the dead will not be safe from the enemy if he wins” – Walter Benjamin The annual Strini Moodley memorial lecture by the Umtapo Center in partnership with the University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN) was given this year by …

Murray & Roberts – corrupt, killer company

A bridge under construction by Murray and Roberts collapsed late last year. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters By BO Staff Writer The hearings into the collapsed bridge built by Murray and Roberts (M&R), a member of the corrupt white owned construction cartel, has long past its scheduled date for finalization. When the bridge constructed by M&R collapsed …

Black Agenda On Housing And Townships

By BO Editorial Collective As promised, Black Opinion shall in the next few days publish chapters of the BLF Black Agenda on a daily basis. Today we offer you chapter 3 of the BLACK AGENDA ON HOUSING AND TOWNSHIPS. Please share your thoughts with us via the following email address: [email protected] Townships and squatter camps …

BLF conference calls for summit against imperialism

Featured image: The BLF’s Black Agenda Launch conference called for an urgent anti-imperialism summit to happen before the year ends. BO Staff Writer The BLF conference held in Soweto over the weekend called for an urgent anti-imperialism summit. The conference noted that the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa), were targeted for destabilisation …

Black Lives Matter to attend BLF conference

Featured Image: Black Lives Matter protesters. Photo: blacklivesmatter.com By BO Editorial Collective Below is a short message from the Black First Land First movement. Black First Land First (BLF) is delighted to announce that a delegation from the United States based, pro-black, anti-racist, anti-capitalist, anti-patriarchy movement – Black Lives Matter shall be attending the BLF …

White Judges are racist and they must go!

Featured Image: High Court Judge Mabel Jansen. Photo: telegraph.co.uk BO Staff Writer A year old face book exchange has surfaced which puts the entire South African judiciary under the spot light. The High court judge Mable Jansen has been found to have expressed the most racist statements about black people. Whilst many people were surprised by this, …

Brazil: Stop the Coup, Mobilise the Masses!

Featured Image: Brazilian president, Dilma Rousseff faces suspension from office in less than a week.  Photo: Andressa Anholete/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images By João Pedro Stedile “They may control laws and manipulate legislative decisions, but they can’t generate the riches of the country. Those who produce the riches are the workers, and we are the ones that …

Julius Malema Gave Whites All Of SA’s Highly Fertile Land

Featured Image: EFF leader Julius Malema at the party’s recent Manifesto Rally. Photo: Michel Bega/The Citizen By BO Staff Writer The leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Julius Malema, told thousands of his cheering supporters at the Manifesto Launch Rally this past Saturday that white people must take 20% of the total land in …