2021 STATEMENTS

August 16, 2021

WILL VICTIMS OF MARIKANA EVER GET JUSTICE UNDER THE ANC GOVERNMENT?

On 16 August 2012, striking mineworkers at Lonmin in Marikana were mowed down in a bloody massacre, leaving 34 miners dead and about 78 injured. This […]
August 16, 2021

A SHAMEFUL PRESIDENTIAL PERFORMANCE THAT FOREVER STAINS CYRIL RAMAPHOSA’S INTEGRITY

Martin Luther King Jr once said, “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he […]
August 10, 2021

THE 1956 WOMEN’S ANTI-PASS MARCH AND THE HISTORICAL CONTINUITIES OF WOMEN STRUGGLES IN THE POST APARTHEID SOUTH AFRICA

On 09 August 1956, about 20 000 women marched to the union building seeking audience with the racist minority regime. The revolutionary women left bundles of […]
August 6, 2021

DEADWOOD: MINISTERS OR POLICIES, OR BOTH? SAFTU’s SUGGESTED EDITS FOR THE PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS ON THE 5 AUGUST 2021 CABINET RESHUFFLE: WHAT RAMAPHOSA SHOULD HAVE TOLD THE NATION

Dear South Africans Our country is going through tremendous challenges as a result of both the apartheid inheritance and then three decades of adherence to neoliberalism […]