Relations between Venezuela and Russia stronger than ever – Maduro

Photo credit: teleSUR English By BO Staff Writer Russia has reaffirmed its commitment to strengthening diplomatic and bilateral relations with Venezuela. This was confirmed in a recent meeting between Venezuelan President, Nicolás Maduro, and Yuri Borisov the Russian Deputy Prime Minister who represented the Russian President, Vladimir Putin. On Saturday President Maduro made the announcement …

DA consolidates whiteness to kick out Maimane

Photo credit: TimesLIVE By BO Staff Writer Shortly after the national leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA), Mmusi Maimane, was acquitted of wrongdoing by an internal investigation into the Steinhoff vehicle corruption case, Tony Leon handed a report to the party on its leadership and its unsatisfactory performance at the May 2019 general elections, and …

Venezuela and Russia assist Cuba to manage fuel shortage

President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, right, and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a press conference at the Revolution Palace in Havana on Thursday. Photo credit: Reuters By BO Staff Writer Since September this year, about eight tankers carrying 3.83 million barrels of crude oil and fuel was sent by Venezuela to help address the energy …

Vukani Special Offer – Biko Lives! R300

Vukani Communitiy Development (VCD) which is chaired by Mayibuye Mandela, the grandson of President Mandela, has managed to secure 10 more copies of one of the most important volumes on Steve Biko. The volume co-edited by Andile Mngxitama (2008) and published by Palgrave Macmillan with A grade contributors such as Mabogo P. More; Frank B. …

Law Firm Racism

Image: Facebook By Matodzi Ramashia So, you have graduated cum laude from one of the top law universities in the country and have been offered articles with a Big Five law firm. Following years of struggle, you are eager to finally embark on your career as a legal eagle. You battle to conceal your excitement …

Argentina: Poverty rises to 36% & IMF Macri deal on hold ahead of elections

Image credit: teleSUR English By BO Staff Writer Yesterday, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) halted its aid to Argentina ahead of the country’s presidential elections. More specifically the audit that would have established whether a tranche of the IMF loan should have been given to Argentina in September was postponed. In line with the US$56.3 …

White monopoly capital has all the cards

By Andile Mngxitama The main political agenda and program in South Africa (SA) is directed and controlled by white monopoly capital (WMC). When there was a real threat of a left wing development in 2014, London and Stellenbosch nipped it in the bud. They contained radical transformation and turned the momentum rightwards. The highly sponsored …