Brazil coup: Lessons for the ANC

By James Petras Introduction Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was removed from office through a well-organized, carefully planned operation among the corrupt Brazilian political elite, closely linked to the stock-market, financial institutions and foreign energy companies. This ‘legislative coup d’état’ eliminated the democratically-elected ‘political intermediaries’ and installed a regime directly controlled by the CEO’s of leading …

Brian Molefe’s FULL resignation letter

By BO Staff Writer The CEO of Eskom, Brian Molefe, who drove the State Owned Enterprise (SEO) out of it’s loadshedding crisis, has resigned. Read his full resignation letter below: In an open letter to Brian Molefe, Adil Nchabeleng said “(w)e applaud your effort and the leadership of your team for having turned around Eskom …

BLF Black Business seminar invite

By BO Staff Writer The following is an invite by the Black First Land First movement to their Black Business seminar. It is with great pleasure, on behalf of the Black First Land First National Convener, Andile Mngxitama, to invite you to the BLF inaugural Black Business Seminar on 03 December 2016 at Southern Sun …

Anti-Zuma coup plan flops!

By BO Staff Writer The united front for regime change was soundly defeated yesterday in parliament. The motion of no confidence, brought by the Democratic Alliance (DA) was allegedly supported by some key ANC leaders like Jackson Mthembu, Gwede Mantashe and Pravin Gordhan. The coup plotters, supported by white capitalists like Johann Rupert and opposition …

Stellenbosch Mafia king, Johann Rupert, exposes relationship with Malema

By BO Staff Writer One third of the richest trio in South Africa, Johann Rupert (the other two are Nicky Oppenheimer and Christo Weise respectively), was awarded a Sunday Times Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his contribution to the country’s economy, yesterday. Yes, you heard right! The man who, together with his family, amassed …

BLF says no coup against Zuma!

Media Statement: It has transpired that a handful of politicians and businessmen in the pocket of white monopoly capital, under the leadership of Johann Rupert, have resolved to stage a coup. This is not surprising at all. Black First Land First (BLF) has been warning the nation about the anti-BRICS regime change scheme. There are …

Pravin, Gwede, Mthembu coup plans discovered!

By BO Staff Writer Senior leaders and Members of Parliament of the African National Congress (ANC) were shocked to discover a plan to illegally remove President Jacob Zuma this Thursday, 10 November 2016. The coup was planned along the same modus operandi as the one carried out against the democratically elected President Dilma Rousseff of …