Pondo chief’s letter to Russia

Pondo Chief
Pondo Chief Umqikela

A chief of the Pondo people wrote to Russian Emperor in November 1886. The chief asks Alexander III to protect his people from British occupation. The letter is addressed «To the Czar St Petersburg, Russia, Esihlonyane Pondoland, … Read the rest

South African government’s communist land policy: final proposals




Policy Proposals: Final Draft. 21 February, 2014.

The broad context for all rural development and land … Read the rest

Accord on Afrikaner self-determination 23 April 1994

prinsevlagBETWEEN THE FREEDOM FRONT, THE AFRICAN NATIONAL CONGRESS AND THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT/NATIONAL party taking note of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Act 200 of 1993 as amended; and taking note of the unsigned Memorandum of Agreement … Read the rest

We are a free, happy and prosperous nation: Verwoerd speech on 31 May 1966

Dr Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
Dr Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd

Speech by Dr HF Verwoerd, Prime Minister of the Republic of South Africa, on the Occasion of the First Quinquennial Celebration of the Republic of South Africa at Monument Hill, Pretoria, on May 31, 1966

Dear … Read the rest

Robin Cook’s chicken tikka masala speech

Robin Cook
Robin Cook

The following are extracts from a speech by the then British foreign secretary, Robin Cook, to the Social Market Foundation in London during April 2001 in which he defines Britain as a multicultural country, with chicken tikka masala Read the rest

Mandela’s speech from the dock during the Rivonia Trial

Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela, center right, sings with supporters and the accused during the first treason trial outside the Drill Hall in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1956.

I am the First Accused.

I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts and practised as … Read the rest

Thabo Mbeki’s speech at Howard University, Washington on 23 May 2000

South African President, Thabo Mbeki, Howard University President, H. Patrick Swygert, and Distinguished Professor Joseph E. Harris

President H. Patrick Swygert, President of Howard University; Mr. Frank Savage, Chairperson, Alliance Capital; Dr Joseph Harris, Committee Chairperson.

Ladies and Gentlemen.

It … Read the rest

Launch Declaration: Coalition for a Free Palestine

Coalition for a Free Palestine Launch Declaration

The historic launch of the Coalition for a Free Palestine (CfP) which took place Friday 28th September was a resounding success. Political parties, trade unions, faith based organisations, student movements and human … Read the rest

Norway and National Liberation in Southern Africa

In this book, the Norwegians explain how they undermined the legitimate government of a sovereign state, South Africa, supporting the most radical Marxist movements, which has led to all the problems experienced in South Africa and Zimbabwe today.

Norway and

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