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 […]
August 3, 2021

IS PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA’S WAR ON CORRUPTION REAL, FACTIONAL OR BOTH?

In the Special Investigation Unit report submitted to President Cyril Ramaphosa, it is evident that Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize is deeply entangled in the corruption […]
July 16, 2021

SAFTU ON ONGOING LOOTING OF SHOPPING CENTRES, RETAILERS AND WHOLESALERS

The South African Federations of Trade Unions (SAFTU) has noted the form and character of the ongoing looting of shops, retailers, wholesales and cargo containers. Having […]