On Africa Day – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was first published on the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: The day has not yet dawned for Africa to celebrate. Our continent is still bound up in shackles that weigh heavier which each passing day on the ankles of the children …

Congratulations to President Maduro on victory in Venezuela’s presidential election – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published on the Black First Land First website and is now reissued on Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) congratulates Comrade Nicolás Maduro on his election as the Venezuelan president for the second term. His democratic re-election by the Venezuelan people is a victory in …

‘Fight Women Leaders with facts, not through the nefarious means of propaganda reporting’ – Nkosinathi Mbonani’s open letter

Dear editor, and fellow South Africans, The problem with journalists who are paid to write stories to discredit people for political reasons is that they report no facts and do no research of their own but regurgitate the lies fed to them by their handlers. Let me begin by stating that I am aware of …

Ramaphosa fears Putin

By BO Staff Writer Cyril Ramaphosa chickened out of an official visit to one of the main BRICS partners, Russia. He chose to hide behind the hapless Deputy President, DD Mabuza. Sources close to the South African presidency say that Ramaphosa is terrified of the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, who is known to be a …

Defend township businesses – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published on the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) supports the call for township businesses to be owned by township people themselves. Its totally unacceptable that blacks in the townships do not own even a …

‘On the correct handling of contradictions among the people’ – lessons from Mao Zedong

By BO Staff Writer While many of us are able to identify a counter revolutionary current and those driving it, we are not capacitated to deal with this phenomena. Moreover, we are often unable to differentiate between the contradictions that exist between the oppressed people and the enemy, and; the contradictions that prevail between the …

Is Malema a CIA agent?

Julius Malema has been feeding the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) information since at least 2007. A leaked secret document, that appears to be a CIA report, shows that Malema had met with a CIA operative in 2007. Many questions have been asked about Malema and his association with imperialism including with the United Kingdom (UK) …