BBC discovers Afrikaans is spoken in Orania!

In the sparsely populated Karoo desert in the heart of South Africa’s Northern Cape, the spirit of Afrikaner independence lives on.

I spent a few days in Orania, a town established in 1991 where no black people live.

I was … Read the rest

In the sparsely populated Karoo desert in the heart of South Africa’s Northern Cape, the spirit of Afrikaner independence lives on.

I spent a few days in Orania, a town established in 1991 where no black people live.

I was … Read the rest

A truly awful British BBC presenter

Jimmy Savile sounds like a prison guard from the concentration camps of the Anglo-Boer War where Afrikaner women and children were subjected to extreme abuse.

Investigators were given “macabre accounts” of disgraced British BBC presenter Jimmy Savile “acting unacceptably” with … Read the rest

South Africa’s war of perspectives and the whites’ dwindling fortunes

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by Dan Roodt dan[at]praag.org

Ever since Britain started getting seriously interested in South Africa after the discovery of diamonds at Kimberley in 1866, there have been at least two conflicting views of the country. Throughout the twentieth century too, South … Read the rest

British DJ in court on sex assault charges

Dave Lee Travis
Dave Lee Travis

British radio presenter Dave Lee Travis, who counts Aung San Suu Kyi among his fans, appeared in court Friday charged with committing 11 indecent assaults and one sexual assault.

The 68-year-old former BBC star, wearing a suit … Read the rest

BBC to cut Israel ‘apartheid’ comments from Nigel Kennedy broadcast

Nigel Kennedy with the Palestine Strings
Nigel Kennedy with the Palestine Strings

The BBC is due to cut comments made by violinist Nigel Kennedy about “apartheid” in Israel when it broadcasts his concert, performed with Palestinian artists as part of the Proms musical festival, on British … Read the rest

Complaint to the BBC – media release by PRAAG

COMPLAINT FILED ONLINE WITH THE BBC

At the beginning of the programme and also on the BBC’s website at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22554709 John Simpson states: “Apartheid South Africa looked after white people and nobody else. Now some of its white communities … Read the rest

Britain’s hatred of Afrikaners

By Dan Roodt

Following on the Marikana massacre where 36 black miners were killed yesterday, shot by the ANC’s police service, the usual nauseating comments about apartheid and Afrikaner racism are being made by the BBC and other British media. … Read the rest