Saturday, July 21, 2018

Tag: apartheid

With Land Reform on the Horizon, White...

In South Africa, a nation that is short of two-and-a-half decades from apartheid, inequality persists and land ownership remains disproportionately the province of whites...

White Farmers Prepare for War as They...

https://www.facebook.com/irritatedgenieofsoufeese/videos/828923293969243/ South Africa's white minority is prepared to fight back amid the government's plan to seize  "their" lands in an effort to rectify what's been...

Trevor Noah Pokes Fun at South Africans...

"The Daily Show's" Trevor Noah didn't hold back in his comedic commentary on the recent sentencing of a South African woman who hurled racial...

Black South Africans Working Hard to Protect...

Poet @lebomashile says the mainstream western media’s depiction of #WinnieMandela should be a lesson to black women everywhere to be the custodians of...

EFF Member Offers Simple Reason to Justify...

 Stripping white farmers of their land without pay is justified because "it's not really their land," a spokesman for South Africa's opposition party argued. Speaking to...

H&M Partners with Black Marketing Agencies After...

International clothing store H&M has admitted they need help with racism at its South African stores and has hired Black marketing firms to help. According...

BLF Politician Says Black People Must Take...

https://youtu.be/k8-G9hMY-qk?t=5m56s Tension has been building immensely between Black South Africans and white farmers in South Africa, but Black Africans are fighting to take back their...

EFF Leader Calls for Constitutional Amendment to...

In a passionate speech on Feb. 28, 2017, Julius Malema, leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, encouraged members of South Africa's Parliament to stand...

Mbalula to Force South African Sports to...

South Africa’s sports minister has announced that he will no longer “beg for racial transformation”, but will start forcing the country’s sporting federations to...

Social Media Storm Over Racist Facebook Rant...

Her name is Penny Sparrow and, over the course of two days, she went from being an anonymous South African real estate agent to...

New Book Tears Apart Benevolent Image of...

Gandhi is well known as the inspiration for Dr. Martin Luther King’s nonviolent resistance and direct action.  Nelson Mandela even praised him for helping...

World’s First Black Flight Attendant, Doualla-Bell Smith,...

The world's first Black flight attendant did not have friendly skies to serve. Indeed, in making history and opening the path for other African-American...

10 Most Expensive Pieces Of African Art...

'Senufo Female Statue' The Senufo Female Statue, carved by an artist known as the Master of Sikasso, is a Cote d’Ivoiran rare piece that sold...

25 Years After End of Apartheid, Remaining...

Only 53 percent of whites in South Africa believed that apartheid was a crime against humanity, according to a decade-long study on race relations in...

Cape Town Highway Named After Last Apartheid...

A Cape Town highway was renamed after the last president of South Africa’s white-minority apartheid government, FW de Klerk, on Wednesday despite fierce opposition. The...

20 Years After Apartheid Ended, Blacks in...

Zelda la Grange was the poster child for the “rainbow nation.” She was the blonde Afrikaner girl who grew up in a racist pro-apartheid...

Miss World 2014 Continues Trend of White...

About a billion people watched Miss South African, Rolene Strauss, become Miss World 2014 on Sunday, making her the third white woman from South...

Zambia Gets a White President After Sata’s...

With the death of Zambia President Michael Sata on Tuesday, the African continent now gets something it hasn't seen since the days of apartheid:...

U.S. Corporation’s Apartheid Accusations Dismissed in Court

U.S. Court ruled against legal battle that accuses U.S. companies of providing software and machinery to South African apartheid government. After a 12 year legal...