Four black dismissed FNB employees to meet BLF

By BO Staff Writer The black consciousness movement, Black First Land First (BLF), says it will meet with four young black men who were dismissed by the bank, FNB, for expressing their political views and calling out racism at the company. The bank monitored business e-mails and WhatsApp group conversations of Siphesihle Jele, Simon Masimula, …

Zuckerberg Hates Blacks

By BO Staff Writer Black First Land First (BLF) President, Andile Mngxitama, is currently banned on Facebook for calling out racism – and it is not the first banning order that he has been subjected to. Mngxitama’s Facebook account has been regularly banned in almost every consecutive month in the past year. It is evidently …

BLF warns, no force on earth can protect racists against righteous anger of the people!

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday Minister of Police, Fikile Mbalula, warned the black consciousness organisation, Black First Land First (BLF), that unless they stop protesting against white journalists, they will be suffocated by the police. Furthermore, should they protest at his home, he will “finish” them. He then warned of police brutality. “Police have a …

Helen Zille and the arrogance of whiteness

By Lerato Lephatsa “The function, the very serious function of racism, is distraction. It keeps you from doing your work. It keeps you explaining, over and over again, your reason for being. Somebody says you have no language, so you spend 20 years proving that you do. Somebody says your head isn’t shaped properly, so …