In defence of the white media agenda

By Sandile Memela We writers and journalists rule the society. We are powerful beyond measure. Everything that the ordinary white folk and educated blacks know comes from us. We shape and influence the perception and control their thinking. Over the last 23 years we have refined the art of black bashing. It has become an …

Return the land – the best way to honor Sobukwe

By BO Staff Writer Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe was born on December 5, 1924 – it is today 92 years since his birth. On a day like this we are always compelled to reflect on how best we should honor his legacy.  BLF National Convener, Andile Mngxitama, has pointed out elsewhere that a striking contribution of Sobukwe was …

APLA Liberation Fighters Still in Jail for Fighting Apartheid

By Andiswa Flatela Recapping the story and moving forward: This is a continuation of the official updates on the campaign. I will summarise what has been communicated for the sake of new members. For further details you can check for the previous official updates in chronological order on the page. The #FreeAPLAPrisoners Campaign was initiated …

Black Agenda on the oppression of women and the LGBTQIA+ community

Featured Image: Black women activists and feminists from the Combahee River Collective. Photo: BlackThen.com By BO Editorial Collective Today, BO presents CHAPTER 5 of the BLACK AGENDA on the oppression women and the LGBTQIA+ community. Please send your questions, comments, feedback, or help others to send their input to the following email address: [email protected] “The …

In Defence of Strini Moodley the Klipgooier

Featured Image: Late Black Consciousness leader Strini Moodley. Photo: umtapo centre By BO Staff Writer “Even the dead will not be safe from the enemy if he wins” – Walter Benjamin The annual Strini Moodley memorial lecture by the Umtapo Center in partnership with the University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN) was given this year by …

Black Agenda On Racism

By BO Editorial Collective Today’s installment of the BLACK AGENDA is chapter 4 thereof which elaborates BLF’s position and program of action on RACISM. Please read, engage and submit your comments via the following email address: [email protected] BLACK AGENDA is committed to ending racism by ending white supremacy. Racism affects all black people irrespective of age, generation, …

Black Agenda On Housing And Townships

By BO Editorial Collective As promised, Black Opinion shall in the next few days publish chapters of the BLF Black Agenda on a daily basis. Today we offer you chapter 3 of the BLACK AGENDA ON HOUSING AND TOWNSHIPS. Please share your thoughts with us via the following email address: [email protected] Townships and squatter camps …