White vs Black households

By Andile Mngxitama Twenty five (25) years into democracy, white households earn three times more than that of blacks. This relates only to the income of whites regarding salaries. Moreover it does not include inheritances and ownership of the economy on the part of whites. Our truth is offensive and threatening to the oppressor. Yet …

Bafana vs Bokke

By Andile Mngxitama Bafana Bafana represents the landless and the defeated. They have no country. They play like a colonised people who have given up on the struggle. The Springboks, on the other hand, represent land thieves. They play to hold on to the stolen territory. Black players in the Springboks are just good rugby …

Black Friday?

By Andile Mngxitama Dear blacks, For so called Black Friday, while you buy your stuff from the same white monopoly capital shops we buy from, please just don’t kill each other in a stampede. White monopoly capital ensures that there is almost nothing that is not owned by the people who oppress us. So we …

BLF denounces PIC’s application to liquidate Sekunjalo

Photo credit: SowetanLIVE By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published on the Black First Land First website: Black First Land First (BLF) condemns the application launched by the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) to liquidate Sekunjalo Independent Media (SIM). Evidently the PIC’s application is aimed at undermining the credibility of the Sekunjalo Group …

MAS statement on coup in Bolivia

Evo Morales in the centre. Photo credit: Green Left Weekly Statement by the Political Committee of the Movimiento Al Socialismo (Movement for Socialism) of Bolivia* Resist today to fight again tomorrow Today, November 10, Bolivia’s humble citizens, its workers, the Aymara and Quechua peoples, we begin the long road of resistance to defend the historical …