Is “junk” status as bad as is made to sound?

By Mpho Ramonotsi Below is one of the submissions for the Think For Yourself competition which, although did not win the competition, the Black Opinion Editorial Collective felt was thought-provoking and generally compelling. Most comments and analyses regarding state capture by the Guptas, the Ruperts and ratings agencies is all bad news. ANC has allowed …

Who is the enemy of black liberation in South Africa?

By Brian Tloubatla Below is one of the submissions for the Think For Yourself competition which, although did not win the competition, the Black Opinion Editorial Collective felt was thought-provoking, well-written and generally compelling. Answer: White monopoly capital/those who stole land of blacks.. Please note the following: “White monopoly capital” is a recurring theme in …

INVITATION: Debate with Professor Malikane on Radical Economic Transformation

You are invited! Black First Land First (BLF) would like to extend an invitation to debate with Professor Chris Malikane who is the newly appointed Advisor to the Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba, under the following details: Date: 29 April 2017 Time: 6pm Venue: Devonshire Hotel, 16th Floor, Orient House, 49 Jorissen Street, Braamfontein Topic: …

Rupert’s rent-a-crowd protestors in London today

By BO Staff Writer Today in London, a group of people allegedly hired by Johann Rupert will protest at the offices of his former PR company, Bell Pottinger. Rupert has not had peace since the Gupta family businesses out-manoeuvred him and poached his spin doctors. At the last Remgro group annual general meeting, Rupert bitterly …