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Politically Motivated Case Against Julius Malema Postponed

AFRICANGLOBE - The trumped-up case against EFF leader Julius Malema was postponed to June 5, 2017 in the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court on Monday. The EFF's commander-in-chief appeared in court on Monday. He was charged with contravening the 1956 Riotous Assemblies Act after he first called on supporters to occupy unoccupied land.

Land Is Money, Power And Freedom

AFRICANGLOBE - Cicero, a Roman historian and philosopher, once wrote: “To remain ignorant of things before you were born is to remain a child.” The land problem in South Africa started with the Berlin Act of February 26 1885 in the name of what the colonialists said was spreading “civilisation”. This pseudo-civilisation was followed by a British colonial law called the Union of South Africa Act 1909.

Freedom Charter Is Key To New Struggle For South Africa

AFRICANGLOBE - While he still breathed, Mandela’s symbolic aura shielded the ANC from the harsh verdict of history. The battle for the ANC’s soul got under way, and was eventually lost to corporate power: we were entrapped by the neoliberal economy – or, as some today cry out, we ‘sold our people down the river.

The Failure of Land Reform in South Africa

AFRICANGLOBE - Almost two decades after the end of apartheid in South Africa, the failure of the agrarian reform policies of the African National...