Real Talk with Andile Mngxitama

By BO Staff Writer Watch below two short videos of the National Convenor of the Black First Land First movement, Andile Mngxitama discussing the importance of the Land Question and the origins of the Freedom Charter. The videos are courtesy of RealTalkSA.  On the Land Question: On the Freedom Charter:

Black Agenda on pensions and benefits for the elderly

By BO Editorial Collective CHAPTER 9 of the BLACK AGENDA on pensions and benefits to the elderly calls for a living pension, free adequate housing, free electricity, water, telephone, travel and health care. It calls for state pension to be in line with average earnings or inflation (whichever is the greater) and so forth. Please …

Black Agenda on Land

Featured Image: Artwork by established black artist Dathini Mzayiya Photo: Dathini Mzayiya/Facebook By BO Editorial Team The resolution of the land question is central to the realization of the black liberation project. CHAPTER 1 of the BLACK AGENDA on land Intimates that the only solution is for our people to organise and take back the …

Zimbabweans make thriving farm on abandoned land

Featured Image: Albert Chinhanga, one of the N7 Farmers. By Tariro Washinyira Five Zimbabwean men have been successfully growing crops on land abandoned as unprofitable in Malmesbury. The landowner, N7 Meat, gave up farming crops on the land, claiming losses of over R1 million. Zinhanga and four friends met the landowner when buying an ox for …