Heed the call of the revolution, #TakeBLFtoParliament!

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published in the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: The Oppenheimers have shut down the #TakeBLFtoParliament campaign that was hosted by the BackaBuddy crowdfunding platform. This is not surprising. White monopoly capital (WMC) is hellbent on stopping BLF from going …

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’ …

I Get So Annoyed When ‘Cool’ Young Women Say They Are Not Feminists: Arundhati Roy

Featured Image: Novelist, feminist, activist, scholar Arundhati Roy. Photo: Elle Magazine/Huffington Post. By Aishwarya Subramanyam Black Opinion republishes this interview with novelist, feminist, activist and scholar from India, Arundhati Roy. Roy touches on a number of important subjects like feminism, the struggle with empire and about writing in general.  I have often wondered whether we …

Randle Irwin and the need to reimagine the black body as revolutionary being

Featured Image: Randle Irwin. Photo: Randle Irwin/Facebook By BO Staff Writer In April 1917 Mao Zedong in “A study of physical education” pointedly indicated that, “(p)hysical education not only strengthens the body but also enhances our knowledge”. In this context he invoked the saying: “Civilize the mind and make savage the body”. Now listen very …

Haiti Revolt for freedom

Featured Image: Henry Boisrolin of the Haitiam Democratic Committee of Argentina By BO Staff Writer BO republishes an interview with comrade Henry Boisrolin, member of the Haitian Democratic Committee of Argentina. Henry recently visited his country and informed us on the current situation of Haitian people. Resumen Latinoamericano: What is your opinion on the current …

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 …

Brazil Coup! Sunday Is President Rousseff’s D-Day: Warning For SA

By BO Staff Writer Most progressive analysis show that the political and economic crisis engulfing Brazil right now is a direct creation of Western Imperialism in cahoots with internal agents of white power,  more so those associated with the opposition parties. A bizarre situation has emerged where the seriously corrupt are leading the campaign against …