Communism – SACP – ANC and EFF

  2013 - Aspiring socialist thinkers need to keep a keen eye on the communications channels of the Economic Freedom Fighters in the coming weeks, because South Africa’s youngest political party will be holding workshops on the philosophies of Marx, Lenin and Franz Fanon. Basically, it’ll be like the first three days of your BA degree, all… Continue reading Communism – SACP – ANC and EFF

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Champagne socialist Julius Malema

  What is the difference between a flight in business class and the gupta style?   Julius Malema has issued a very cheeky response to claims that he isn't practicing what he preaches, after he was snapped taking a business class flight.    The term “champagne socialist” is used to refer to someone who preaches ideas… Continue reading Champagne socialist Julius Malema

Judiciary and the East German model

  April 2012  -  Jeff Radebe, the judiciary and the East German model.    Judicial reforms an attempt at hollowing out the constitutional state.   There are indications that the judicial reforms envisaged by the Zuma presidency might in fact attempt to hollow out the constitutional state in that its foundational pillars are slowly replaced with building bricks… Continue reading Judiciary and the East German model

“Operation White Hatred” in South Africa

A heavy cloud of hopelessness and helplessness hangs over South Africa at the moment. I don’t think I’ve ever experienced such gloom among my fellow countrymen. Even the imposition of sanctions in the 1980’s and the nervousness ahead of the 1994 election are minor compared with what we are seeing today. And when I talk… Continue reading “Operation White Hatred” in South Africa

Red Revolution – EFF – ANC – DA and others

The EFF leader Julius Malema spat fire during an EFF press conference on Tuesday, 2 July 2019.   He took aim at President Cyril Ramaphosa over allegations that his 2017 presidential campaign was funded by Bosasa, his "protection" of public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan, as well as the dismissal of Peter Moyo from Old Mutual.  Radical… Continue reading Red Revolution – EFF – ANC – DA and others

SACP and Public Protector

  The South African Communist Party ( SACP) has joined calls for a parliamentary inquiry into the Public Protector.    And with the SACP, the Democratic Alliance (DA) also wants an inquiry into Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s fitness to hold office after several scathing judgments against her reports.    The SACP was addressing a media briefing in Johannesburg after its central committee meeting.… Continue reading SACP and Public Protector

Soros and world economies

His open society foundation is part and parcel of Kodesa,  played a role in the Constitution and Parliament of South Africa, which included political parties, Black Sash and even those who worked for Open Society Foundation SA since 1993.  He (Soros) must not be underestimated. He is a powerful billionaire of enormous determination who, when… Continue reading Soros and world economies