Dec 20th, 2012
By Jeremiah Jacques, theTrumpet.com Amid hearty renditions of apartheid-era songs and wails from vuvuzelas, South African President Jacob Zuma was swept to victory on Tuesday in his party’s leadership election. Since his party—the African National Congress—holds dominant influence over the black majo...
In South Africa
Nov 1st, 2012
The ANC’s pact to stop singing the song with words ‘Dubula i’bhunu’ is a failure – it should have been used to question the definition of hate speech. There was a moment at the end of the press conference to announce the Dubula i’bhunu (kill the boer) settlement be...
Apr 11th, 2011
Johannesburg – Footage of ANC Youth League president Julius Malema singing lyrics translated as “shoot the boer” were shown in the Equality Court in Johannesburg during his hate speech case on Monday. At first Malema and the public gallery were quiet but eventually muffled laughter ...