July 22, 2022

ORDINARY WORKERS AND HIGH-INCOME EARNING WORKERS ARE SUFFOCATED BY INTEREST RATES

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has hiked the interest rate by 75 basis point. This interest rate hike brings the repo rate for lending between the […]
July 22, 2022

ONCE AGAIN ON THE KILLINGS IN WORKING CLASS COMMUNITIES

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) condemns more killings in working class communities this week. On Saturday night (16 July 2022), 5 people were […]
July 22, 2022

THE BANKING SECTOR SERVES THE INTEREST OF THE DOMINANT CAPITALIST FACTION SAFTU CONDEMNS THE NOTICE TO CLOSE THE BUSINESS ACCOUNT OF INDEPENDENT MEDIA

SAFTU CONDEMNS THE NOTICE TO CLOSE THE BUSINESS ACCOUNT OF INDEPENDENT MEDIA The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) condemns Standard Bank’s decision to sever […]
July 13, 2022

THE ANC’S NEOLIBERAL AGENDA COMPROMISES THE POOR EVEN FURTHER EXCLUDING THE POOR AND BUNGLING THE DISBURSEMENT OF THE SRD GRANT

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) is repelled and repulsed by the determination of the ANC government’s commitment towards neoliberal austerity that excludes millions […]