Pravin Gordhan must go!

By BO Staff Writer Below is a statement from the National Convenor of the Black First Land First movement, Andile Mngxitama. Pravin Gordhan is compromised by his business association with bankers who bullied the ANC leaders to appoint him as Minister of Finance last December. Compelling new evidence suggesting unethical and criminal conduct on the …

The Guptas to sell their businesses for the sake of the country

By BO Staff Writer Today, in a tense statement, the Gupta family announced that it will be selling all their shares in their South African businesses. The family has come under extreme, sustained and unjustified attack from white business, often using their political proxies. The Guptas have been doing business in South Africa for over …

Pravin Gordhan playing mafia king with the rand

By BO Staff Writer The Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, faces possible serious criminal charges and in this regard is playing hide and seek with the law. Gordhan has refused to submit to the HAWKS to initiate a process that is likely to lead to him being charged for various crimes related to the establishment …

What Is Black August?

BO Staff Writer Below is an piece originally published on the Assata Shakur website. It’s an interesting historical take on Black August and its importance in Black resistance struggle. Black August originated in the California penal system to honor fallen Freedom Fighters, Jonathan Jackson, George Jackson, William Christmas, James McClain and Khatari Gaulden. Jonathan Jackson …