Category Archives: United States of America

Apartheid never died in South Africa. It inspired a world order upheld by force and illusion

This article originally appeared in the New Statesman, UK *  19 Sept 2012

The murder of 34 miners by the South African police, most of them shot in the back, puts paid to the illusion of post-apartheid democracy and illuminates the new worldwide apartheid of which South Africa is both an historic and contemporary model.

Barrage of new laws alarms US firms in SA

THE “plethora” of legislation coming out of SA is causing “jitters” in US businesses with operations based in the country.600361_10151796529901596_562155584_n

American Chamber of Commerce SA executive director Carol O’Brien said the Private Security Industry Regulation Amendment Bill, the Promotion and Protection of Investment Bill, the intellectual property policy paper and the Expropriation Bill were some of the proposed laws causing concern.

FERGUSON BURNS, SA SIMMERS: USA BUT A MATCHSTICK AWAY

By: Richard Poplak

Richard Poplak says the Ferguson protests explain subtle similarities with those from South Africa.

Rare Video: Nelson Mandela Speaking on Palestine

ep-706129914 96493670