Ace calling whites “foreigners” – hate speech and racial attacks – TLU responds

Hate speech against whites during xenophobic attacks unacceptable and concerning to TLU SA The racial hatred incited against whites during xenophobic attacks in South Africa is not only unacceptable to the TLU SA, but should also be of grave concern to all minority groups. “Even though the exact motives of groups like the BLF and EFF are uncertain, it is clear that they are spreading racial hatred against whites and even goes as far as them saying violence against white people is justifiable,” says Louis Meintjes, the President of TLU…

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BLF in court after lauding white learner deaths

Solidarity’s case against Black First Land First (BLF) regarding the racist and hateful statements about the victims of Hoërskool Driehoek will be heard in the Johannesburg High Court (which acts as the Equality Court in this case). Comprehensive arguments from both parties will be heard. On 14 February 2019, Solidarity lodged a complaint at the SAPD, as well as the Equality Court against the spokesperson of the BLF, Lindsay Maasdorp, after he celebrated the death of four learners in the Driehoek tragedy and in effect stated that this tragedy is…

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