Johann Rupert vs NDZ: Rupert changes tactic, don’t be fooled!

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. Image: uncensored By Andile Mngxitama Don’t let Johann Rupert dribble you. He is winning! On 6 May 2020 I did a live broadcast on Facebook during which I examined the question “Johan Rupert withdraws court application against NDZ, is it a victory?” I explained that Stellenbosch, which is white monopoly capital …

We must build a radical front for RET

By Andile Mngxitama We aren’t naive. A Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma (NDZ) victory wouldn’t have meant radical economic transformation (RET) implementation from the next day. It would have still been the African National Congress (ANC) with its proven track record of pandering to legalism, bourgeois responsibility and sensitivity to white fears. However, a NDZ victory would have …

BLF says yes to NDZ and radical economic transformation!

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday in Thokoza, Ekurhuleni, Black First Land First (BLF) held a successful rally on radical economic transformation. The aim of the rally, which was attended by more than 5000 people, was to express the movement’s support for the programme of radical economic transformation. In his keynote address, BLF president, Andile Mngxitama, …

Does Dr Dlamini-Zuma being the “First Black Woman President” matter?

By Thabi Myeni The contestation for the presidential seat has flared up multiple conversations about economic inequalities, black gender disparities and white rule in South Africa ahead of the ANC elective conference in December. The main contenders in the run-up to the conference are Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, a business magnate whose most famous contribution …