Cuba says “The aggression against Venezuela must stop”

By BO Staff Writer In recent weeks, there has been a concerted effort to increase aggression against Venezuela from Western imperialism. The aim of this attack against Venezuela, and its democratically elected president, Nicolas Maduro, has been to trigger a coup de tat and allow the oppressive, capitalist class to take control of the country. …

On the FBI investigating the Guptas: The youth need ideology

By Andile Mngxitama This week it was revealed that America’s Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) will be investigating South African president, Jacob Zuma, his son, Duduzane Zuma and the Gupta family, on allegations of ‘state capture’. The news was met with criticism in some quarters which understand the dangerous role the FBI has played in …

Colonialism destroyed the “Third World Quarterly”

By BO Staff Writer The following article by Vijay Prashad titled “Third World Quarterly row: Why some western intellectuals are trying to debrutalise colonialism”, was previously published on the scroll.in website and is reissued below by Black Opinion: “The author explains why he resigned from the editorial board of the journal after it published an …

5th anniversary of the assassination of Muammar Al Gaddafi

By Tebogo Brown Today marks the 5th anniversary of the assassination of Brother Leader Muammar Al Gaddafi. Muammar Gaddafi was tortured and extrajudicially murdered in October 2011. NATO cleared the way for so-called rebels to lynch and assassinate Gaddafi. All these things were done through the blessings of the United Nations (UN). Gaddafi will forever …