Be realistic, demand the impossible!

By Thobani Zikalala & Sipho Ntombela Black people have been made to be accustomed to poverty. We have been living in a state of sub-human existence since the arrival of white settlers in the Cape in 1652. Black people suffered extreme poverty and derision during the periods of land dispossession, Bantustans, apartheid and even in …

ABSA doesn’t want BLF to go to parliament

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published in the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) is appalled by attempts by ABSA to stop BLF from going to parliament by stealing the money of the poor. BLF notes with anger that ABSA …

Opening of Zuma Bridge & its interlink from Kosi Bay to Maputo applauded by BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published in the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) applauds the revolutionary living legacy of President Zuma. Part of this  legacy is President Zuma‘s work in strengthening relations with African countries, including Mozambique, that played …

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 …

#TakeBLFtoParliament shutdown by Oppenheimers on BackaBuddy crowdfunding platform

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published in the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) notes with disdain that the Oppenheimer family has shut down the #TakeBLFtoParliament crowdfunding campaign on the BackaBuddy platform. BLF has intensified its attack on white monopoly …