Julius Malema

Open letter to Malema about H&M protest

A social media user from Pretoria, has written an open letter to Julius Malema about the nationwide H&M store protest the EFF leader is defending, …

News (South Africa)

Dear Cyril: Warning! Shaun Abrahams has personal 'hit squad' - Paul O'Sullivan

<i>EDINBURGH — There are signs that the wheels of justice are starting to turn in corruption-ridden South Africa now that Cyril Ramaphosa is leader of</i> …

Corruption

[OPINION] Moving beyond H&M to really tackle racism

The controversy hit when clothing store H&M ran advertisements featuring a black boy wearing a hoodie with the words ‘Coolest monkey in the …

Racism

Why H&M's apology doesn't wash

Leading SA advertising practitioners say many brands remain insensitive to racial issues and there is a lack of understanding of the "lived" …

Political opportunists breaking down essential cultures of our universities

Look closely. Slowly but surely the academic and organisational cultures of our universities are being broken down in front of our very eyes.<p>This …

News (South Africa)

Has The EFF Resorted To A Culture Of Violence?

<b>COMMENT</b><p>The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has been making headlines since the weekend, spearheading fierce protest action on racially driven …

South African Politics

H&M Hires Diversity Leader Following Hoodie Backlash

When the photo of a black child modeling H&M’s “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie went viral earlier this month, the Weeknd, LeBron James, Sean …

Economic Freedom Fighters

AfriForum To Lay Charges Against EFF Over H&M Protests

News Brief<p>Sabelo Mkhabela<p>16h<p><b>AfriForum</b> is laying charges of incitement of public violence against the leaders of the EFF, <i>HuffPost South Africa reports</i>.<p>…

Awards

H&M temporarily close all South Africa branches following unrest over 'racist' hoodie

H&M stores in South Africa have been temporarily closed following unrest triggered by the clothing brand’s controversial ‘coolest monkey in the …

South Africa

Durban H&M store shuts its doors ahead of EFF protest

Holly Charlton<p>Durban - Gateway Shopping Centre’s H&M store was prompted to evacuate and close its doors ahead of a planned EFF protest on Tuesday …

News (South Africa)

EFF Calls AfriForum 'Ku Klux Klan' Over Monkey Ad Saga

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi told HuffPost that the red berets "do not have time" for Afrikaner rights group …

Racism

EFF's H&M Violence Should Not Be Forgotten in 2019

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), the political concoction of authoritarian leftist Julius Sello Malema, has once again shown why they are not fit …

South African Politics

Analysis: The shaking of South Africa’s political equilibrium, still a work in progress

The DA has serious problems in Cape Town and Joburg. The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) appear to be desperate, attempting to grab back public …

South Africa

COOLEST MONKEY IN THE JUNGLE NOT SO COOL!

THE offensive image on H&M’s website in the United Kingdom was not well received in South Africa.<p>The EFF went on the rampage.<p>Party members trashed, …

News (South Africa)

H&M stores destroyed over controversial 'coolest monkey' hoodie

Riot police have fired rubber bullets at protesters as they vandalized a string of H&M’s stores in South Africa and ordered the Swedish brand to stop trading.<p>Violence spilled over in at least four malls as the latest race row to engulf the Swedish brand escalated.<p>Mannequins and rails of clothes …

Economic Freedom Fighters

Two wrongs don’t make a right, EFF

The destructive scenes carried out by Economic Freedom Fighters’ members at H&M stores in malls across the country on Saturday must be …

News (South Africa)

News24.com | AfriForum lays charges against EFF leaders over H&M protest

Following the EFF’s protests against a racist advert by international clothing brand H&M, AfriForum has laid charges against the party's leaders.

South African Politics

H&M not sure of timeline for stores after 'racist' furore

EFF leader Julius Malema reportedly refused to apologise for the damage on Saturday, while spokesman Mbuyiseni Ndlozi declined to go into details …

Business (South Africa)

AfriForum to report criminal charges against EFF leaders after H&M vandalism

No one has been arrested for trashing H&M stores across Gauteng at the weekend‚ said provincial police spokesman Colonel Lungelo Dlamini.<p>But he said …

News (South Africa)

EFF To Meet With H&M Right After Trashing Pretoria and Johannesburg Shops

Militant South African political party EFF (Economic Freedom Fighters) will meet with H&M; management to discuss the racist "Coolest Monkey In The …

South Africa

LISTEN:EFF demands answers from US embassy after Trump comments

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema says the party is yet to decide on what action it will take against the United States (US) …

South African Politics

Blacks’ dignity ‘no joking matter’

Economic Freedom Fighters’ (EFF) leader Julius Malema says the violent attacks on Gauteng and Western Cape H&M clothing stores was an act opposing …

News (South Africa)

South Africans vandalise H&M stores in protest

<b>The fallout from the racist H&M ad that featured a black boy wearing a hoodie with the words ‘Coolest Monkey in the Jungle’ continues, with South</b> …

South Africa

BOOK REVIEW: The enigma that is Cyril Ramaphosa

Over the years, Ramaphosa has carved out a niche as a moderate voice of reason and become known for hiding behind carefully chosen phrasing that …

Business (South Africa)

Julius Malema says he won’t apologise for EFF’s H&M rampage

Leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Julius Malema has refused to apologise for the damage caused by protesters from his party to H&M stores …

South Africa

Malema must pay for damages incurred by H&M stores: DA

The Economic Freedom Fighters must be held accountable for all the damages incurred as a result of vandalism at a number of H&M stores‚ the …

News (South Africa)

SHEESH! Freedom Fighters TRASH H&M Stores In South Africa Over ‘Racist’ Hoodie, So The Country Closes All Stores After Model Boy’s Mom Says ‘Get Over It’ + G-Eazy Walks Away From H&M

We’ve got all the latest updates in this H&M racist hoodie fiasco. Get it all inside…<p>Tensions boiled over in H&M stores in South Africa over the …

Black Culture

Protesters Trash South African H&M Stores Over Racist Ad

The Swedish clothing company temporarily closed stores in the Johannesburg area.<p>Clothing retail chain H&M temporarily closed several of its South African stores this weekend after protests erupted over a racist image on the Swedish company’s website.<p>The picture of a young black boy modeling an H&M …

Economic Freedom Fighters

Analysis: Winds of ANC change blowing strong

Generally speaking, in the metaphorically challenged battle between the buffalo and the tsunami, the tsunami can run out of options pretty quickly. …

Cyril Ramaphosa

H&M stores trashed in South Africa over racist ad

H&M has had to close stores temporarily in South Africa after several were trashed in response to an online ad, which critics deemed racist.<p>The image …

South Africa