BLF to take FW de Klerk to African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights

Former president FW de Klerk. Image credit: Loanna Hoffmann Black First Land First (BLF) gives the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) one month to arrest the war criminal FW de Klerk, failing which we shall take their matter to the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights. In 2017 BLF opened 22 criminal charges against de Klerk. …

Floyd, Julius, Jabu: Politicians channelling loot through family businesses

By Andile Mngxitama How is this possible? What muti do the relatives of politicians drink to make them overnight handlers of businesses of millions of rand. Think about Floyd Shivambu and his brother Brian Shivambu; as well as Julius Malema and his cousin Matsobane Phaleng, regarding VBS looting of millions. Effectively Sgameka, a company owned …

Malema looting poor to establish businesses: genesis of Tsotsi Capitalism

Image credit: MyCampusMag By Andile Mngxitama Julius Malema is a shrewd and brutal businessman. He behaves like a true capitalist whose only consideration is the profit margin. In this quest for accumulation, no consideration for the well-being of others is entertained. This is how capital reproduces itself and ensures profits. Karl Marx, who Malema ostensibly …

Black Opinion articles: 29 September 2019 to 19 October 2019

Credit Image of Malcolm X: magpie Dear friend The Black Opinion website has been updated up to 19 October 2019 at: blackopinion.co.za As always, we appreciate your comments, criticism and suggestions. Follow us on: Twitter: @BlackOpinion2 Facebook: Black Opinion The following is a list of articles that were published over the period 29 September 2019 …

The corrupt caught in their own web

By Andile Mngxitama The entire ‘Zuma Must Go’ brigade is corrupt. It was allowed by white monopoly capital (WMC) to loot in exchange for attacking Zuma. But WMC kept the receipts of the VBS lootists, Juju and Floyd, including houses and cars. It did the same in respect of Maimane’s benefits including a vehicle from …

White monopoly capital has all the cards

By Andile Mngxitama The main political agenda and program in South Africa (SA) is directed and controlled by white monopoly capital (WMC). When there was a real threat of a left wing development in 2014, London and Stellenbosch nipped it in the bud. They contained radical transformation and turned the momentum rightwards. The highly sponsored …