Union members down tools countrywide over corruption and salary increases among other things on Wednesday
Train operator accused of criminal negligence
21 September 2017
But is the labour movement sufficiently united, independent and democratic to defend workers?
By Terry Bell
8 February 2016
Cosatu spokesperson Patrick Craven was amazed at the media interest shown in the
eleventh national congress of the federation. Shortly before the congress opened its
doors, 347 media accreditations had been processed, with additional enquiries still
being dealt with.
26 September 2012
COSATU is facing an unprecedented onslaught. Is the federation, as Helen Zille claims, ‘the main roadblock in the road to job creation and redress’? And would ‘lowering the cost of employment’ be the ‘biggest single step towards solving the unemployment problem’?
Ilan Strauss and Doron Isaacs
12 June 2012