Hamba Kahle Comrade Nosipho

Image: Nosipho Hlatshwayo and Andile Mngxitama Black First Land First (BLF) sends its heartfelt condolences to the family of Comrade Nosipho Hlatshwayo who has served our movement with firm commitment. We learnt a lot from Comrade Nosipho’s vast knowledge of the indigenous systems. She hated white supremacy with all her heart and was a seasoned …

Hamba Kahle Comrade Busiswa Futshane

Black First Land First (BLF) mourns the passing of one of its committed members, Comrade Busiswa Futshane, from Khayelitsha Cape Town. She was an active member who undertook all her tasks with the required seriousness and demanded the same kind of commitment to the revolution from the rest of the membership. BLF recognises her selflessness. …

Parktown Boys murdered a black boy?

Photo credit: TimesLIVE The news that young Enoch Mpianzi was put on a self made raft and left into a natural stream or river without a life jacket, during an orientation program in Brits, is shocking beyond belief. If this is true then it’s nothing short of gross negligence which invokes the historical race question. …

A tribute to Rubin Rashid Hare

By Molaodi Wa Sekake In 2013, me and my comrade, my classmate, my confidante, Phezukonke Mthethwa, established an organisation at the University of KwaZulu Natal, Howard College campus, called Society of Commons. This was meant to organise young, particularly Black working class, students to collectively reflect on their conditions. Over and above our ideas as …