June 24, 2020

SAFTU response to mass unemployment that has become a pandemic

We are mired in a Great Depression, and workers are again taking the greatest pain. StatsSA released its Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) on June 23, […]
June 23, 2020

Why Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is sure to enrage the nation

The Treasury, representing financial-sector and corporate power, and burdened by extreme neoliberal ideology and a Western mini-me value system, is going to impose on South Africa […]
June 19, 2020

SAFTU statement on Gender Based Violence | Women’s Lives Matter!

Women’s Lives Matter! The South African Federation of Trade Unions is sickened and outraged at the latest murders of women – Tshegofatso Pule, found hanging from […]
June 17, 2020

SAFTU Congratulates NUMSA on court victory

The South African Federation of Trade Unions congratulates its affiliate, the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA), on its important victory in the Labour […]