Criminal charges laid against Tutu granddaughter

A South African foundation says a criminal charge has been laid against a granddaughter of retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Police say they are investigating a case of property damage.

The Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation does not provide details … Read the rest

Tutu calls Presbyterians to back divestment from Israel

Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu urged Presbyterians, meeting in Detroit, to name Israel as an apartheid state and divest monies from certain companies that contribute to the occupation of the Palestinian people.
As Presbyterians meeting in Detroit consider … Read the rest

America’s very own Mandela

Leonard Peltier
Leonard Peltier

Leonard Peltier is serving a life sentence in the US Penitentiary in Coleman, Florida. He was accused of the 1975 murders of two FBI agents on the Pine Ridge Reservation. He was convicted in 1977.

Peltier is considered … Read the rest

Tutu home burgled during Mandela memorial

tutu3Emeritus archbishop and virulent critic of white South Africa, Desmond Tutu had his home broken into while he was away speaking at Nelson Mandela’s memorial.

An aide confirmed on Wednesday that Tutu was burgled on Tuesday night.

“We are not … Read the rest

Pain of Apartheid no exaggeration, says Tutu

The cleric has an unfortunate name
The cleric has an unfortunate name

Former Anglican Arch Bishop and Nobel Peace Laureate, Desmond Tutu has told the Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership forum that the painful story often told about apartheid is not an exaggeration, but … Read the rest

Whites not welcome!

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by Albert Brenner

It has been 19 years now since the ex-European South Africans voluntarily handed over power to the black majority, and still there is no end in sight to the moral criminalization of all things white.  

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Tutu’s Twitter suspended for ‘aggressive following’

Desmond Tutu, no twit
Desmond Tutu, no twit

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has had his Twitter account suspended, hours after joining the service.

Users trying to access the Twitter account were greeted by a message saying “Sorry, that user is suspended”.

According to Twitter … Read the rest

Obama raps to ‘Hell on Earth’

rapperobamaPresident Obama was with Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the HIV Foundation Center in South Africa, where a 15-year-old “rapper” performed “Hell on Earth”.

Potus entered a classroom type building with Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who was wearing a pink cassock and … Read the rest

Drones, Kill Lists and Machiavelli

Desmond Tutu

I am deeply, deeply disturbed at the suggestion in “A Court to Vet Kill Lists” that possible judicial review of President Obama’s decisions to approve the targeted killing of suspected terrorists might be limited to the Read the rest

Tutu decides Tony Blair is morally objectionable, pulls out of conference

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has withdrawn from a leadership summit in Johannesburg because of the attendance of former British prime minister Tony Blair, his office said on Tuesday.

“The Archbishop has spent considerable time over the past few days wrestling … Read the rest

Muslims want citizen’s arrest of Tony Blair in Johannesburg

The Muslim political party Al Jama-ah plans to protest against former British prime minister Tony Blair when he speaks in Johannesburg, it said on Monday.

“The demonstration is being held to support a warrant of arrest to charge him for … Read the rest