A celebration of failure #ANC105

As we all watch the former bastion of the liberation movement crumble, it is with sadness that we observe the defiant declaration of arrogance being displayed by the African National Congress. How does one display pride in the fact that they have failed to live up to what they promised? How do they continue to … Continue reading A celebration of failure #ANC105

Dear South Africa

Antonio Quicksilver

Dear South Africa
 
I think its time we had a chat. You dont know me & thats fine, after all, I am you. I am a citizen of The Republic Of South Africa.
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I am not rich or famous. I was not in the struggle or sired by a struggle veteran. I was not involved in apartheid or sired by a Eugene De Cock or Steve Hofmyr type. I am just… me.
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The interesting thing is I think that is the make up of most of us, yes? We are mostly just us… South Africans. #RSAPatriots. But the thing we dont seem to realize is that that alone is an achievement of note.
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Think of how many countries in #Africa are not like #RSA… Think of how many countries have gone through the crucible we have & have come out like us. None. Not 1…

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The difference between Liberal Socialism and Social Liberalism

This was originally posted in Quora: "Social" is "of or relating to society or its organization; … suited to living in communities; …" "Socialism" is "a political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole."  It's … Continue reading The difference between Liberal Socialism and Social Liberalism

The Origins Of Social Liberalism

This was originally posted in an article in The New Statesman by By Jonathan Derbyshire Contemporary social liberalism has its origins in the New Liberalism of the early 20th century. The leading exponent of this strand of liberal thinking, whose influence was discernible in the welfare legislation passed by the Liberal government of 1906-14, was … Continue reading The Origins Of Social Liberalism

Wake Up RSA

A statement from the chairman of The #RSAPatriots League: "Good afternoon #SouthAfrica It is normally not the position of The League to comment on global politics unless necessary due to moral standards or if they affect #RSA directly. So know that this is not a break from that protocol as foreign policy will be addressed … Continue reading Wake Up RSA

Democratic Socialism

Democratic socialism is a political philosophy that advocates achieving socialist goals within a democratic system. Democratic socialists oppose the Soviet economic model, rejecting the authoritarian form of governance and highly centralized command economy that took form in the Soviet Union in the early 20th century. Democratic socialism has promoted as economic solutions to capitalist systems … Continue reading Democratic Socialism

The State Capture Report

Disclaimer: Due to the events that occurred in the leading up to the release of this report & the changing of hands it is possible that it could have been tampered with. However it is important that the contents of it be examined & now that it has been thrust into the spotlight we hope … Continue reading The State Capture Report

Year 1

12.08.2016 - A statement from the chairman of The ‪#‎RSAPatriots‬ League: "It has been a year now that The League has been in existance & though we have not mobalized, we have actively advocated for ‪#‎Accountability‬ ‪#‎Equality‬ ‪#‎Truth‬ ‪#‎Justice‬ ‪#‎freedom‬ & ‪#‎TheSouthAfricanDream‬. We set up our primary presence on Twitter with @LLPRSA (now @thersapatriots), set … Continue reading Year 1