Biko and Vice Biko aka Deputy Biko

By Andile Mngxitama Greetings people of Steve Biko. Sgho Chiloane had created a beautiful piece but he included a self confessed anti Black Consciousness (BC) fellow on the right hand side of Biko. The artist has artistic freedom but we too have a duty to insist on authentic representation. So someone was kind enough to …

PAC and ANC accept whites as comrades

Apartheid-era mass murderer, General Constand Viljoen. Image: alchetron By Andile Mngxitama In truth, we shouldn’t be suprised that the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) has sent condolences to the family of the mass murderer, and apartheid enforcer General Constand Viljoen, who passed away on Friday. The PAC, like the African National Congress (ANC), is …

We are black!

By Andile Mngxitama Blacks calling themselves “humans” as an organising thought are totally innocent of the 500 years of the creation of the “human” as a category which is parasitic on blackness and finds its coherence on the basis of keeping the black as the sub human. Read the preamble of the pro slavery American …

BLF IS BLACKNESS

By Andile Mngxitama Black First Land First (BLF) dramatises a Black Consciousness critique of the anti blackness of the South African socio, economic and political reality that was inherited in 1994 and has not changed fundamentally. You can’t fully understand the black positionality in South Africa (SA) today without understanding what BLF is in the …

Biko ain’t any less than Madiba just because he didn’t do military training

By Andile Mngxitama Dear all, there are some people who continue to insult me for my piece “It’s Mandela Guys!”. I ask anyone to provide me with solid evidence if your answer to the following question is yes: Is there any evidence that Robert Sobukwe and Steve Biko ever underwent military training? Yhuuu the gun …