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I wonder if they could use some muslim farmhands.
 

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Sounds like the farmers need to hire an army and lock and load
 

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If they are smart they will pour a couple pounds of black powder in the crankcases of all their tractors and GTFO of there. Little house on the prarie style.

 

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No reason for the white farmers to stay, no compensation for taking land, just sell what you can and wreck the rest.
Head to Russia or the US or AU, whomever will take you.
 

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No reason for the white farmers to stay, no compensation for taking land, just sell what you can and wreck the rest.
Head to Russia or the US or AU, whomever will take you.
or they can take a stand and start shooting the black sons 'a bitches!
 

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Just as a thought, take white vs black out of the picture for a second and consider...isn't this what happened in Russia after the 1917 Revolution? The haves were more or less slaughtered and their land holdings redistributed supposedly to the people. To me in many ways this is just another corrupt group of Governmental types that will in the end hold the power and the wealth just as the Politburo did in Russia. The Russian peasant continued to live in despondency and poverty and it was only the ruling so called "ins" that reaped the rewards.
Now if you want to put race into the equation consider the Confederacy where the plantation owners had their land confiscated and redistributed to many of the former black slaves by northerners who quite often profited from the demise of the Confederacy and most plantation owners never regained their former status.
Then we have Rhodesia now known as Zimbabwe and once again we see a land taken over by radicals who become the new privileged class.
I don't buy the race angle on this one bit and feel that the reason it is brought up is to inflame the masses with the end result of a corrupt bunch of Politicians that will end up on top and the masses will continue in a life of poverty, hunger and dejection.
In other words, to me, this is just another case of what goes around comes around.
 

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Black, white, blue, green....if someone tries to take your land you kill them and keep killing them until they either kill you or they stop coming. Why is this so hard to understand??
 
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This is probably a simplistic solution to this horrible situation, but if I could wish my way to a solution, I would take whatever American dollars are going into SA and give them to the white farmers. Then, send armed navy ships into SA to load any whites who want to come to the US and bring them here. SA will be a hellhole in a matter of a few years. Let them live in it.
 

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White peoples mistake was settling in South Africa. It’s not stable enough to get past the race card.

Had their skin been darker, they would still have their farms. It’s too easy to single whitey out over there.

It’s such an obvious distraction for someone who is trying to consolidate power to use.
 

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Africa - shithole = I see no difference....................
 

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The whites probably won't qualify for refugee status here in the US. They would end up being hard working conservative voters. The gems would never allow that.
All true, but like I said, if I could wish my way to action...
 

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"White peoples mistake was settling in South Africa"
Partition..

White peoples mistake was settling in South Africa. It’s not stable enough to get past the race card.

Had their skin been darker, they would still have their farms. It’s too easy to single whitey out over there.

It’s such an obvious distraction for someone who is trying to consolidate power to use.
 

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Based of the history of blacks and good governance, I'm certain that it will all end for the best. With the shining examples of Haiti, Uganda, Ruanda, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Sudan, Liberia, Angola leading the way, who can be other than optimistic?
 

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Tommy D, what's up buddy? Nice to see you again.
 

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When you remove the productive people (white farmers), expect famine.

Next thing we will hear, is the United Nations announcing a famine crisis, is this once agricultural producing region. Of course, no indication of its cause.
 

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It's a communist takeover. Trump should fast track the white farmers to citizenship in the USA. In fact, we should send our deadwood back to SA in trade. Let them take a few shovels with them.
 

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Read some blogs ,posted even here , of guys still in what was left of Rhodesia trying to eeek it out.
I woulda given it up and bolted at the state of that situation.
Ugly.
IF it even remotely gets going like that SA is g-o-n-e.
Put a fork in it.

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241 to 83. They are cooked.
 

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One problem is finding a country that will take them. Many have tried to leave but have been unable to find a place to go. The Brits certainly won't have anything to do with them.
 

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Just as a thought, take white vs black out of the picture for a second and consider...isn't this what happened in Russia after the 1917 Revolution?
Yes, indeed, and I think you are wise in pointing this out. It has happened in many countries.

Black, white, blue, green....if someone tries to take your land you kill them and keep killing them until they either kill you or they stop coming. Why is this so hard to understand??
I agree that the farmers have every right to use lethal force to defend their lives and property. I also support any who wish to escape, and agree they should be allowed to immigrate to the US.

Had their skin been darker, they would still have their farms. It’s too easy to single whitey out over there.
I'm not so sure about that. If English and Dutch had never settled in South Africa, I think a person like Malema, would still wage war on whatever different group of blacks he could in order to strengthen his power.

This whole situation is a great example of the dangers of a society that accepts the idea of group rights instead of individual rights. It's also a perfect example of how a democracy can be a tyranny.
 

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Not in Soweto, with Malema as doorman.

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posted it here earlier...


This may be the dumbest thing that any politician could ever do…
Simon Black

March 5, 2018

Victoria, Chile

Week before last, I told you about how the brand-new President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, made an impassioned speech calling for the confiscation of real estate from white land owners.

It was a pretty remarkable thing to say during what was literally his first week in office.

You’d think the new president would take the opportunity to address more immediate, more critical issues– for example, the fact that Cape Town is about to run out of water.

I’m serious.

Cape Town, the second largest city in South Africa (and the most well-developed on the African continent) is about to become the world’s first major city to run out of water.

The city is experiencing its worst drought in a century, one that has dragged on for more than three years. And its various dams and reservoirs are at historically low levels.

Local residents are already being rationed, including having their showers limited to two minutes.

But even with the rationing, Cape Town is still just weeks away from running out of water.

You’d think that would be at the top of the government’s list, given that their own idiotic policies caused this problem to begin with.

But no.

Social Justice has once again won the day over common sense. So they’re prioritizing the confiscation of white-owned land over critical water supply needs.

A few days ago, they took this a step further and actually passed a law authorizing the expropriation of land without compensation.

Their next move is to form an official committee to manage the process.

Now, South Africa obviously has a painful history regarding race.

And this issue of land ownership goes all the way back to the earliest European settlers who took land from the natives– something that President Ramaphosa called “original sin.”

The government’s objective is to correct this centuries-old injustice by taking land away from white owners and giving it back to its ‘original’ owners… ostensibly the descendants of native tribes.

But here’s where things become completely ridiculous. Let me give you a hypothetical example…

Let’s say a white landowner has a large property in eastern South Africa.

Even if he’s only owned the land for six months, he’s still going to be blamed for four centuries of imperialism… so his land will be confiscated by the government.

That sounds like a nice dose of justice!

But who will become the new owner?

One of the dominant tribes in eastern South Africa is the Zulu people. So perhaps the South African government will carve up the land and give tiny parcels to members of the Zulu tribe.

But then again… the Zulu tribe conquered that region centuries ago after a bloody war with the Ndwande tribe.

So perhaps the government should give the land to the descendants of the Ndwande instead.

Except that the Ndwande had conquered the area from the Mthethwa Empire, who in turn had conquered it from the Pedi tribe (of which Julius Malema, another of South Africa’s political hot-heads, is a member).

Even the most die-hard Social Justice Warrior whose heart soars at the prospect of confiscating land from white people has to acknowledge the absurdity of stealing property from the descendants of one conqueror and giving it to the descendants of another conqueror.

And, even if it were possible to accurately determine the ‘rightful’ owners of the land, and even if the prospect of forced redistribution were a good idea, can we really trust one of the most corrupt governments in the world to fairly and transparently execute the program?

Or is there just a teeny, tiny possibility that maybe, just maybe, all this confiscated land will end up being owned by government cronies?

Another important point is that a lot of this land that the government wants to confiscate probably has quite a bit of bank debt.

Imagine– you just bought a farm for, say, 50 million rand (that’s about USD $3 million). And in order to do so, you took out a hefty loan from a South African bank.

Now the government comes along and steals your property.

Are you seriously going to keep paying the loan?

Of course not.

This means that the banks are going to be stuck with massive defaults and bad debts, leading to a wave of bank failures.

So in their crusade to bring Social Justice to South Africa, the government is effectively engineering a banking crisis in their country.

This is criminally stupid behavior that puts South Africa on the same path that Zimbabwe followed in the late 1990s.

And as I told you a few weeks ago, when I first reported about this land confiscation in South Africa, anyone who is dumb enough to follow Zimbabwe’s economic model absolutely deserves what they’re going to get.
 

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Well I guess there goes the South African wine industry. It's a shame, they started to really begin to get some notable vintages. Drink'em while you got 'em.
 

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Well I guess there goes the South African wine industry. It's a shame, they started to really begin to get some notable vintages. Drink'em while you got 'em.
Interesting. Or maybe hoard and sell?
 

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Interesting. Or maybe hoard and sell?
They were on their way up but still had a way to go. If you are going to hoard alcohol then hoard the hard stuff it, last (nearly) forever.
 

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'We are cutting the throat of whiteness': South Africa politician vows to target white mayor as he praises plan to hand land to black people and vows: 'Angry white people can go to hell'
  • Julius Malema leads South Africa's Economic Freedom Fighters opposition party
  • Revealed he wanted to remove Nelson Mandela Bay mayor because he is white
  • He told a packed arena: 'We don't hate white people, we just love black people'
  • The politician also praised plans to transfer land from white to black owners


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5460177/S-Africa-firebrand-Malema-launches-bid-presidency.html#ixzz58zDarfLv
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Why are these whites not going postal on these animals? Sometime patience is a bad idea!!
 

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Why are these whites not going postal on these animals? Sometime patience is a bad idea!!
White population is about 8% of total in SA, as of 2016, I believe, according to Wikipedia. I tried to download a couple of nice pie charts that showed population demographics according to ethnicity, but wasn't able to accomplish the download. I would guess sheer numbers of non-whites might be a factor, or plain docility (word?) of the white population. I would leave, as soon as possible, while I still had my life, if I were there. Take every asset that was portable and go. It's not going to end well for whites, no matter how much they love the land and the sympathetic blacks.
 

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White population is about 8% of total in SA, as of 2016, I believe, according to Wikipedia. I tried to download a couple of nice pie charts that showed population demographics according to ethnicity, but wasn't able to accomplish the download. I would guess sheer numbers of non-whites might be a factor, or plain docility (word?) of the white population. I would leave, as soon as possible, while I still had my life, if I were there. Take every asset that was portable and go. It's not going to end well for whites, no matter how much they love the land and the sympathetic blacks.
It only took 3% of the population to defeat the British in the Revolutionary War