October 14, 2020

President Ramaphosa’s economic recovery plan will disappoint and enrage workers

We dread the “economic recovery plan” President Cyril Ramaphosa will present on October 15. Why? It is because of what we know so far. In August, […]
October 5, 2020

It is time to fight back! Save jobs! End poverty!

The Covid-19 pandemic has starkly exposed South Africa’s inequalities, at a time our country was already falling apart. We in SAFTU will not just fold our […]
September 29, 2020

StatsSA Labour Force Survey may confuse some – but not the working class!

Is SA’s official statistical agency senile, or can we blame Government austerity? Amidst bizarrely contradictory statements, the official statistics agency of the South African government today […]
September 11, 2020


It is by now obvious the government of South Africa has failed to exert sufficient pressure on the countries that harbour the fugitive Gupta brothers to […]