Nov 23rd, 2012
The way in which the ANC elects its president is deeply flawed, is skewed towards churning out poor quality leaders and turns members and supporters into frustrated and impotent bystanders. Firstly, the 4500 voting delegates that will vote for the ANC president at the party’s upcoming December 2012 n...
Jun 26th, 2012
Johannesburg – The ANC needs to come up with a radical shift in policy to address the problems of poverty, unemployment and inequality, party president Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday. “You cannot sit in one place and hope things sort themselves out,” he told reporters on the first day o...
Jun 7th, 2012
This year has borne witness to some staggeringly large student protests, with over 200,000 recently taking to the streets of Montreal in opposition to tuition fee hikes. But a less spotlighted action took place last week at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. On Sunday 20 May, a grou...
In Crime & Corruption
Dec 10th, 2010
Human Settlements Minister and mining magnate Tokyo Sexwale is not a capitalist because he only owns shares in companies and does not “control the means of production”, according to ANC Youth League president Julius Malema. Malema shared his understanding of Marxist ideology with sceptical US diploma...