A Toast To The New Liberation Movement

2017 has left the building and it would seem that it is taking Jacob with it. It has been a challenging year, but also a year of enlightenment. It was the year the people retaliated. It was the year where we all finally began to rise up. So let us celebrate the vigorous opposition to … Continue reading A Toast To The New Liberation Movement

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A luta continua… Rage against The Dying Of The Light

It has been a while since #TheLeague has been active on social media. A lot has been happening around us & for the everyday men & women like ourselves, this has been a heavy tide. Primarily our political landscape has become a battleground for the Shakespearean Tragedy that is the #ANC succession battle & amidst … Continue reading A luta continua… Rage against The Dying Of The Light

Dear South Africa, Its Time To Stand Up & Stand Together

This is an article The Chairman wrote in The Huffington Post. #RSAPatriots #RiseUpRSA

Antonio Quicksilver

This is an article I published as it appears in The Huffington Post 🙂


I think it’s time we had a chat. I am not rich or famous. I am just… me. I am a citizen of The Republic Of South Africa. The interesting thing is I think that is the makeup of most of us, yes?

We are mostly just us, South Africans. But the thing we don’t seem to realize is that that alone is an achievement of note.

Think of how many countries in Africa are not like South Africa… Think of how many countries have gone through the crucible we have and have come out like us. None. Not one.

Congo? Rwanda? Zimbabwe? Any takers… Egypt? No? None.

People seem to forget that none of our current generation is responsible for any of the crap that came before. Similarly we seem to forget that no-one chose…

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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