Category Archives: History

The ANC: A pyramid scheme on the brink of collapse?

By: Mzukisi Makatse

I am a member of the ANC and have been since 1989 when I was barely 11 years old. Painfully, it is the first time in all these years that I am overcome by a great feeling of doubt about the ANC.

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Mzukisi Makatse

My dear Black People

When you fight for you rights… it’s called standing up for yourself, when you don’t, you become a victim.

By: Jabulani Zwane

Jabulani Zwane with his wife Buyi Zwane

Jabulani Zwane with his wife Buyi Zwane

Rising above Our Bias – by Jabulani Zwane

This is one of the first articles I will be writing on race relations in South Africa, with the view to contribute towards how we can build a United South Africa flourishing in the richness of our diversity. Contribution and comments are welcome.
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Jabulani Zwane

Watch: Stefan Molyneux – Facts on the current state of South Africa

The mere mention of South Africa in a discussion provokes deep images of institutional racism, discrimination and horrific violence.

Stefan Molyneux

Stefan Molyneux

THIS WEEK’S GUEST: TREVOR LOUDON, Author / Researcher / Activist

THE TRUTH ABOUT SOUTH AFRICA  –  Hosted by BRENDI RICHARDS

THIS WEEK’S GUEST:   TREVOR LOUDON, Author / Researcher / Activist

Trevor Loudon

Trevor Loudon

International delegates shocked by violent farm murders in South Africa

The international community has learned with shock of the 1 750 farm murders that occurred across South Africa since 1994.

South African farmers fearing for their lives http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/southafrica/9716539/South-African-farmers-fearing-for-their-lives.html

South African farmers fearing for their lives
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/southafrica/9716539/South-African-farmers-fearing-for-their-lives.html

Maimane: ANC implementing reverse apartheid

Residents of Mitchells Plain braved the rain and cold on Tuesday to listen to new Democratic Alliance party leader Mmusi Maimane at a rally in the suburb, reported Netwerk24.

DA leader Mmusi Maimane addresses people in Mitchells Plain. (Liza van Deventer, Netwerk24)

DA leader Mmusi Maimane addresses people in Mitchells Plain. (Liza van Deventer, Netwerk24)

Afrikaans identity under huge pressure – FW de Klerk

SPEECH BY FORMER PRESIDENT FW DE KLERK TO THE BONDSRAAD, VOORTREKKER MONUMENT PRETORIA, May 29 2015

OUR FUTURE IS IN OUR OWN HANDS

It is a great honour for me to address this important meeting of the Bondsraad at the Voortrekker Monument -­ this national shrine which is so central to the identity, the history and the soul of our people.

Did 34% of households have access to electricity in 1994?

President Jacob Zuma claims that 34% of households had access to electricity in 1994. Available data suggests he is wrong. By 1994 it was about 50%.

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As the lights flicker on and off in South Africa, government has come under increasing pressure to resolve and account for the “electricity crisis”.

They march to unite our Nation

Mr Duncan Nyawo and his three companions started their journey to the Union Buildings to raise awareness of the killings of white farmers and police officers yesterday. They have already reached Belfast.