The Guptas, white monopoly capital and the history of the State in South Africa

Picture: Afrikaner Broederbond By BO Staff Writer The following article was sent anonymously to the BO Editorial Collective. The Guptas and State Capture: It is highly probable that the Guptas have stolen from government, as it is equally probable to say the Guptas have captured the state. State Capture in essence, is about those who …

#StateCapture Commission: Thuli Madonsela protecting Johann Rupert yet again

By BO Staff Writer Former public protector, Advocate Thuli Madonsela, has explicitly come out to say that she does not want the inclusion of white monopoly capital in the investigation of state capture. Madonsela was reacting to the announcement of the establishment of a Judicial Commission of Inquiry (JCOI) into state capture by President Jacob …

Mngxitama was right

By Sandisele Zitha Our memories can fail us sometimes. Sometimes hatred can cloud our judgement. On 6 August 2016, shortly after the Local Governement Elections (LGE), BLF National Convener, Andile Mngxitama, wrote an open letter to EFF leader, Julius Malema, pleading with him not to vote or go into coalition with the DA. At the …

ANCYL, MKMVA & BLF take action against Johann Rupert

By BO Staff Writer Today, political formations which support radical economic transformation took part in a march to Johann Rupert’s company, Remgro, in Stellenbosch, as a stern warning against him and his anti-radical economic transformation utterances. The group were also marching against Rupert’s key role in maintaining white monopoly capitalism. Rupert is the richest man …

Rupert TV (eNCA) embroiled in racism and labour law scandal

By BO Staff Writer Twenty-four hour news channel, eNCA, is yet again embroiled in a scandal regarding the treatment of its newsroom staff. According to reports, the station which is partly owned by South Africa’s richest man, Johann Rupert, could be flouting labour laws by employing freelance news anchors with no contracts. This is illegal …

It was a bad week for White Monopoly Capital

By Andile Mngxitama Things ain’t looking good for the Johann Rupert and Robin Renwick faction in South Africa right now. This week was one of the worst weeks for White Monopoly Capital (WMC) and its agents. The troubles of WMC started with the falling apart Democratic Alliance/Economic Freedom Fighters (DAEFF) coalition in the metros and …

Has the Brazil moment arrived in SA?

By BO Staff Writer Imperialism has successfully removed the democratically elected president of Brazil through a parliamentary coup not so long ago. Brazil is a member of BRICS and had been under the Partido dos Trabalhadores, PT (Workers Party) for a while. White monopoly capital got tired of the Brazilian government serving the poor and …