“I regret voting for the EFF”

By Sandisele Zitha Voting for the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) rates as one of the worst mistakes I’ve ever made. Here’s one of the reasons why: After the 2014 general elections, the EFF adopted land occupations as one of its programs directed at the realisation of its first cardinal pillar, the expropriation of land without …

BLF calls for evictions of the poor to end NOW!

Featured Image: The aftermath on Tuesday morning of the protest in Hammanskraal. Photo: Steven Tau/The Citizen By BO Editorial Collective Black Opinion republishes this Black First Land First statement on the anti-poor evictions sanctioned by the government in Hammanskraal. Black First Land First (BLF) calls on the ANC government to immediately declare a stop on all …

Black political leaders are the “Red Ants” of white supremacy – lessons from Hammanskraal

Featured Image: Members of the Red Ants  tear down several structures in central Johannesburg. Photo: Marco Longari/ AFP By Andile Mngxitama In memory of the blacks who died in Hamanskraal as “Red Ants” on 23 May 2016 On a cold winter’s morning, the landless people of Hammanskraal north of Pretoria, found themselves under attack from hordes of other …