Bastista has won for now!

By Andile Mngxitama South African politics have been normalised as politics. Basically, the game of how the powerful maintains their power and the status qou is protected. For a little while around 2014, there was a glimmer of hope that mainstream politics would be disrupted from within the arena of bourgeois politics. This has come …

In honor of 66th anniversary of 26th of July Movement

By BO Staff Writer On July 26, 1953, Fidel Castro and a group of revolutionaries attacked the Moncada Barracks with the intention of inspiring the people towards rupture with the imperialist sponsored Batista regime. Following a determined battle with Batista’s army, the revolutionaries suffered defeat. Many of them were executed, some were tortured, and others …

Hands Off President Mugabe! Julius Malema, you agent of Renwick!

Media Statement Black First Land First (BLF) is once again appalled, but not surprised, at the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) calling for the democratically elected President of Zimbabwe, Comrade Robert Mugabe, to step down. Malema has been brazen in his service to British imperialism since the EFF leadership held a secret meeting …

Fidel Castro: Cuba’s achievments and America’s Wars

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday was the official send off of the Cuban revolutionary, Fidel Castro. Today we republish his great speech on Cuba’s achievements during its revolutionary struggle. This speech was delivered at the May Day rally held in Revolution Square, Havana, May 1, 2003. This speech was originally published on the Marxists.org website. …