When South Africans express shock at corruption, few seem to know that it is perhaps the country’s oldest tradition.
It may be St George’s Day in April, but don’t expect a sea of red and white flags to be flying across the nation.
England is the least patriotic country in Europe, according to a survey that found only 10% … Read the rest
The culture war against Christianity is picking up speed, says Patrick Buchanan.
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Last week came word Saint Louis University will remove a heroic-sized statue of Father Pierre-Jean De Smet S.J. from the front of Fusz Hall, where it has stood
Western “colonial” states are not interested in South Africa’s development, but rather want to take its natural resources and never give anything back, pres. Jacob Zuma, told RT. It’s China’s investment that Zuma sees as a way to prosperity.
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Tshwane officials on Monday said it was still unclear who had defaced the historical statue of Paul Kruger at Church Square in the Pretoria city centre.
“No one has claimed responsibility for it,” said mayoral spokesperson Blessing Manale.
Kruger’s bronze … Read the rest
After a week of student protest, UCT vice-chancellor Max Price has given up on the statue of colonial war criminal and génocidaire Cecil John Rhodes. Price says it should be moved from its “pride of place, at the focal point … Read the rest
I can’t imagine that anyone in his right mind would actually want to go to the 91st birthday party of Robert Gabriel Mugabe which takes place this Saturday.
It promises to be an event of truly spectacular moral ugliness. While … Read the rest
By Ramtanu Maitra
Madhusree Mukerjee’s book [Churchill’s Secret War: The British Empire and the Ravaging of India during World War II, New York, Basic Books, 2010] is not a denunciation of British rule of India, but a meticulous chronicling of … Read the rest
White colonialism has spawned a stampede of black immigrants to Europe as hundreds of migrants attempted again to cross the Spanish border into the EU.
Over 200 immigrants attempted to cross the border fence between Morocco and the Spanish enclave … Read the rest
One Bruce Gorton writes in Timeslive that white conservatives are the ones behind the South African corrective rape epidemic.
“Sure there are liberal rapists, but they aren’t doing it to people specifically for being gay,” Gorton says.
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Consider this –
Without as much as a whisper the South African government allowed at least 400.000 Chinese to swamp the country during the past six years. Chinese migrants, mainly from the overpopulated Fujian province in China, have been shipped off to South … Read the rest
France was one of the top colonisers of Africa and was involved in creating borders of most of the countries.
The AU’s Director for Peace and … Read the rest
Zambia recently woke up to a story in state-owned media that a group calling itself Tongas Under Oath had killed two people belonging to President Michael Sata’s ethnic group, and was now in the process of removing settlers from the … Read the rest