‘Hit the Boer!’ song – ‘employees guilty of a racially offensive conduct’, says ConCourt

By BO Staff Writer Duncanmec (Pty) Ltd (employer) dismissed nine workers via a disciplinary hearing ‘for singing a struggle song with racial lyrics’ after finding them guilty of, ‘(1) participating in unlawful strike action; and (2) singing a racially offensive song’. They were accordingly ‘given final warnings for the first offence and dismissed for the …

On being a “constitutional delinquent”: Land return requires unconstitutionality

By BO Staff Writer This post first appeared on the Facebook timeline of Andile Mngxitama on 10 February: Why do we say that if you want land return you need to be “unconstitutional” or more elegantly, become a “constitutional delinquent”? The reason is simple. The South African Constitution is anti-black. Its cornerstone is its Section 25 …