Biko lecture: BC for Beginners

By Andile Mngxitama Please note: people who were politicized by the ANC into non racialism and the Freedom Charter do not understand what racism and white supremacy are. They generally confuse attitudes and bad manners with racism. They then formulate responses based on this wrong understanding of racism. They have no understanding at all of …

Julius Malema gave R6 million to white businesses

Photo credit: BO archives Black First Land First (BLF) is yet again forced to comment on the lack of a pro black ideology, black consciousness (BC), by black political parties like the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). The lack of BC has reduced these parties to being servants of white monopoly capitalists like Johann Rupert. Now …

Freedom hurts!

By Andile Mngxitama Of course I hate the Hollywood anti black racist motif of the film that Slavoj Žižek uses to explain ideology (see link below). Why was the black man not the one who brought consciousness? I would have preferred a depiction that puts the black radical revolutionary in a position of fighting for the …

Biko and Vice Biko aka Deputy Biko

By Andile Mngxitama Greetings people of Steve Biko. Sgho Chiloane had created a beautiful piece but he included a self confessed anti Black Consciousness (BC) fellow on the right hand side of Biko. The artist has artistic freedom but we too have a duty to insist on authentic representation. So someone was kind enough to …

PAC and ANC accept whites as comrades

Apartheid-era mass murderer, General Constand Viljoen. Image: alchetron By Andile Mngxitama In truth, we shouldn’t be suprised that the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) has sent condolences to the family of the mass murderer, and apartheid enforcer General Constand Viljoen, who passed away on Friday. The PAC, like the African National Congress (ANC), is …