Satire: World Cup Final Media Conference

Amandla! brings you this exclusive interview with the Local Organising Committee on completion of the recent World Cup.Amandla: After all the expense on the World Cup, how do you think it helped the poor?LOC: Well, for a month, it allowed the poor to forget about...
The politics of the Olympics | by Brian Richardson

The politics of the Olympics | by Brian Richardson

The London 2012 Olympics look set to be a jamboree of profiteering and nationalism. Brian Richardson recalls how past Olympics have been the site of struggles against racism The Olympic Games have been associated with three of the most inspirational moments in the...
Britain: London Olympics opening week | by Manny Thain

Britain: London Olympics opening week | by Manny Thain

The greatest sporting, and money-making, show on earth The 2012 Olympic Games, held in London, will start with the ‘Opening Ceremony’ on Friday 27 July, watched by an estimated audience of 1 billion people around the world. Beyond the sporting excellence,...