We have 'no particular love' for the old apartheid flag - AfriForum

2018-05-23 13:40

A wide-reaching ban of the old apartheid flag would be an unconstitutional infringement on the right to freedom of expression, lobby group AfriForum has said in court papers.

Don't distort AfriForum's view on apartheid

2018-05-21 13:02

The campaign to have apartheid declared a crime against humanity was driven by communists and dictators who were themselves guilty of gross human rights violations, writes Kallie Kriel.

Diminishing civic activism in black middle class

2018-05-20 06:06

It should be clear by now to anyone who cares to see that AfriForum is nothing more than a fringe right-wing pressure group that is getting more media attention than it actually deserves. As a result, it sets the agenda for our national discourse, writes Makhosini Nkosi.

AfriForum's experiment will likely backfire on its members

2018-05-17 08:41

By scaring off investors with fake news about crime statistics, AfriForum has positioned itself directly against President Cyril Ramaphosa’s commercial diplomatic initiatives to attract investments, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

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WATCH: News24 politics editor takes on AfriForum CEO on apartheid, crimes against humanity and 'white genocide'

AfriForum CEO Kallie Kriel sat down with News24 politics editor Mahlatse Mahlase to discuss his organisation's recent comments on apartheid, crimes against humanity and land.

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The problem AfriForum is causing the DA

2018-05-15 07:07

When Ernst Roets described land expropriation without compensation as "racist theft" while SA is trying to find urgent solutions for the land question, he crossed a line, writes Max du Preez.

Grace Mugabe can't buy justice - model's mom

2018-05-11 14:02

Acting Judge Bashier Vally has reserved judgment in an application by AfriForum against the decision by the international relations minister to grant diplomatic immunity to Grace Mugabe.

Academic Adam Habib hits out at 'disgusting' AfriForum leaders

2018-05-10 20:31

Wits University Vice-Chancellor Adam Habib has been caught up in a Twitter uproar after he suggested AfriForum leaders Kallie Kriel and Ernst Roets reflected the worse of current-day South Africa.

'I will leave it all up to God' - Gabriella Engels as Grace Mugabe case resumes

2018-05-10 14:01

Model Gabriella Engels, the young woman who was allegedly assaulted by former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe, is confident that Mugabe will be extradited so that she can account for the alleged crime.

Varsity prof on AfriForum's 'angry' Roets: 'Threat of violence, hanging not acceptable'

2018-05-07 20:09

North West University associate professor Elmien du Plessis says she is saddened that AfriForum's Ernst Roets has decided to respond to her tweets on farm murders with anger and veiled threats.

 

4 myths about land expropriation that must be bust

2018-05-23 08:24

It is important to carefully note what the ANC has been saying, both publicly and in their internal documents about land reform, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

Open letter to Mahlatse Mahlase: As a white man who supported apartheid, I apologise

2018-05-21 08:59

The true crime of apartheid was in how it actively sought to dehumanise the oppressed rather than kill them. And how, as a result, it also dehumanised the oppressors, writes Johan Pienaar.

'Radical right' AfriForum doesn't speak for progressive Afrikaans speakers – ANC MP Juli Kilian

2018-05-17 20:49

ANC MP Juli Kilian says the DA's silence on AfriForum's trip to the USA is "interesting".

Kriel's cousin labels his apartheid comment as disgusting

2018-05-16 16:35

AfriForum CEO Kallie Kriel's cousin is calling him out over his recent controversial comment that apartheid was not a crime against humanity, calling it disgusting.

Don't exaggerate, Sisulu asks AfriForum

2018-05-15 21:00

International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu's says AfriForum's lobbying of US conservatives is offensive because it is based on exaggerated information.

Apartheid was not a crime against humanity - AfriForum CEO

2018-05-14 15:41

AfriForum CEO Kallie Kriel says apartheid was never a crime against humanity.

AfriForum, Suidlanders raising unnecessary international alarm

2018-05-11 11:10

The uncertainty of leaving an emotive issue unattended is too costly for the country’s social and economic stability, writes Ronald Lamola.

Diplomatic immunity for Grace Mugabe was unconstitutional, court hears

2018-05-10 17:22

Former international relations and cooperation minister Maite Nkoane-Mashabane acted unconstitutionally when she granted former Zimbabwean first lady, Grace Mugabe, diplomatic immunity, it has been argued in court.

AfriForum heads to court over Grace Mugabe decision

2018-05-08 16:01

The North Gauteng High Court is expected to hear an application by lobby group AfriForum against the decision of the minister of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe.

AfriForum's own farm murder stats don't support their claims

2018-05-07 12:32

I hear the individual stories of farm attacks, I read the reports in the newspapers too. As a human they affect me deeply. But it would be irresponsible to paint the bigger picture from these individual stories, writes Elmien du Plessis.

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