Politics

Patrice Lumumba: the most important assassination of the 20th century

By Georges Nzongola-Ntalaja The US-sponsored plot to kill Patrice Lumumba, the hero of Congolese independence, took place 50 years ago…

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Martin Luther King Jr, Born On January 15, 1929 & Assassinated in 1968

Martin Luther King Jr. was a Baptist minister and social activist, who led the Civil Rights Movement in the United…

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H&M Advert: Blacks In The Era of “New Slaves” – Commodification Of The Black Body

By Pinky Khoabane Liam Mango, who was featured in an H&M advert that has sparked global outrage. Musician The Weekend…

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Today In History: John Tengo Jabavu – A conflicted figure – Born 11 January 1859

By Mcebisi Ndletyana Left: John Tengo Jabavu An extract from a book called African Intellectuals in 19th and Early 20th…

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ANGUISH LONGER THAN SORROW – Poem by Keorapetse Kgositsile

Comrade Professor Keorapetse Kgositsile, affectionately known as Bra Willie, died last week after undergoing surgery for circulatory problems. He was…

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The Great Knysna Fire Continues To Burn As The DA’s disaster So Why Won’t Media Link Them To It?

By Mike Hampton A second major investigative report spits on the Knysna Municipality’s version of events that us residents, from…

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The African National Congress: Is It Dead?

By Pinky Khoabane President Jacob Zuma FACED with an open rebellion from his executive during his presidency, the founding father…

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ANC Turns 106 Years Today – A Brief History Of The ANC via www.anc.org.za

The founding members of the ANC, originally known as the South African Native National Congress (SANNC) “In 1912, just over…

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ANC PAYS TRIBUTE TO WRITER, ACTIVIST AND NATIONAL POET LAUREATE KEORAPETSE KGOSITSILE

The African National Congress (ANC) lowers its revolutionary banner in mourning on the passing of the internationally renowned writer, activist…

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The Poem Of Pastor Martin Niemoller And The Acquiesence Of The South African Body Politic In The Erosion Of Our Democratic Constitutional Dispensation

By Greg Alexander Mashaba In between joining family to celebrate Christmas and the ushering in of a new year, I…

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