June 18, 2021

BHEKI CELE’S MALEFICENT INTERFERENCE IN SAPS – SAFTU SUPPORTS SAPU

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) supports the grievances raised by its affiliate, the South African Policing Union (SAPU). The critical issue raised by […]
June 15, 2021

BLOOD-FORGED FRUITS OF FREEDOM ONLY FOR THE ELITE –THE WORKING CLASS YOUTH CONTINUES TO SUFFER

The South African Federations of Trade Unions (SAFTU) remembers the struggle for freedom and democracy by the militant youth of the 1970s. These martyrs, had their […]
June 11, 2021

Power cuts are unacceptable, but President Ramaphosa’s privatised strategy will only displace, not solve, the crisis

Decorporatise Eskom for public-utility transformation and a Just Transition   SAFTU and the whole society need to change the prevailing power relations, starting with electricity supply. […]
June 8, 2021

GDP growth stats hide why South Africa’s capitalist economy fails us all

Fake news today from StatsSA is that the first-quarter Gross Domestic Product recovery is recovering at a healthy 4.6% annualised growth rate. For those in Treasury […]