BLF holds successful Russian revolution event

By BO Staff Writer Last night, the radical black consciousness movement, Black First Land First (BLF), commemorated the Russian revolution with a night of talks, intellectual engagement and a film screening. The event was held at Mthubi The Hub in Hatfield in Pretoria, where a group of black artists have occupied a house and hold …

Love and Revolution

By BO Staff Wriiter Black Opinion is featuring an excerpt from the article “Love and Revolution: an interview with Srećko Horvat” which strikes at the core of the subject matter. The article has been accessed from the roarmag website. “It is a curious fact that with every great revolutionary moment the question of ‘free love’ …

Revolution and Parliament: Black First Land First perspective

By Black Opinion Editorial Collective Black Opinion republishes this thorough and insightful perspective on Revolution and Parliament by the Black First Land First National Convenor, Andile Mngxitama. Black First Land First (BLF) launch conference on May 14th in Soweto, adopted a resolution to participate in the electoral process more specifically in the forthcoming Local Government …

BO republishes the pamphlet “On Strikes” by Vladimir Lenin

Featured Image: A portrait of Vladimir Lenin taken in Switzerland in 1916. Photo: Marxists.org. By BO Editorial Collective In celebration of May Day Black Opinion (BO) republishes the pamphlet “On Strikes” written by Vladimir Lenin in 1899. “On Strikes[2] In recent years, workers’ strikes have become extremely frequent in Russia. There is no longer a single …