Raymond Suttner: The importance of membership in political organisations

Raymond Suttner: ANC in decline as it celebrates its 103rd year of existence

http://www.polity.org.za/article/anc-in-decline-as-it-celebrates-its-103rd-year-of-existence-2015-01-05

Raymond Suttner on disintegration of the ANC/SACP/COSATU alliance

http://mg.co.za/article/2013-09-27-00-the-tripartite-alliance-has-sold-its-soul/

Raymond Suttner: Government and tripartite alliance ‘no pitch’ at Marikana memorial

From the first days after the Marikana massacre Continue reading

Lonmin, government and ANC alliance appear intent on inflaming situation on platinum mines through failure to recognise AMCU’s majority support

Lonmin, government and ANC alliance appear intent to inflame situation on platinum mines through failure to recognise AMCU

Government and Alliance partners are unwilling to take proper steps to acknowledge status of AMCU

Government and Alliance partners are unwilling to take proper steps to acknowledge status of AMCU

Since the Marikana massacre it has become clear that ANC allied National Union of Mineworkers has been fast losing ground to AMCU.  Government and alliance responses have been reckless, treating the displacement of NUM as quasi-criminal activity, notoriously describing AMCU as a vigilante union.  This is no way to seek peace in the industry

South African Communist Party defends statements on dress of Lindiwe Mazibuko, DA parliamentary leader and attacks critics

South African Communist Party defends statements on dress of Lindiwe Mazibuko, DA parliamentary leader and attacks critics