Black political parties must unite!

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was first published in the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: The black majority desire black unity to advance the revolution to end suffering. The enemy is united but black people are divided. A new opportunity to work towards black unity has …

Land expropriation program on Johann Rupert’s farms shall intensify – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published on the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Today, Black First Land First (BLF) vowed to continue its land expropriation programs on Johann Rupert’s farms. BLF did not oppose the application brought by Rupert to interdict our movement from …

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 …