May 14, 2019

SAFTU response to the worsening crisis of unemployment

For goodness sake, no South African can claim to be shocked by the horrific picture presented by the StatsSouthAfrica today the 14th May 2019. The trends […]
May 14, 2019

SAFTU has no illusions that the crisis facing the working class will continue to deteriorate post elections!

The South African Federation of Trade Unions – SAFTU has noted the results of the hotly contested 08 May 2019 elections. We are relieved that these […]
May 1, 2019

May Day- The Longest and Greatest General Strike in History!

As we are approaching May Day celebrations, workers should remember that this is not a day of rest from the punitive toil of work. Workers Day […]
April 26, 2019

Twenty-five years after democracy, more workers are unemployed, more people live in poverty, and South Africa has become the most unequal society in the world.

Its time for the working class to lead a new revolution!   “We are fighting for the complete liberation of our peoples, but we are not […]