Ecosocialism: Towards a New Civilization

By Michael LöwyThe present economic and ecological crises are part of a more general historical conjuncture: we are confronted with a crisis of the present model of civilization, the Western modern capitalist/industrial civilization, based on unlimited expansion and...
Editorial: Stop speculating our jobs away

Editorial: Stop speculating our jobs away

The G20, a forum constructed by the powerfully rich G8 countries, by drawing in the so-called emerging economies of China, India, Brazil and which also includes South Africa, met at the end of June to tackle the on-going global financial crisis and the threat of a...
Editorial: Viva COSATU Viva

Editorial: Viva COSATU Viva

The Alternative Information and Development Centre (AIDC), the publisher of Amandla!, is a founding member of the Right 2 Know campaign and is vigorously opposed to the idea of a media tribunal and other censorship. However, when reading the anti-union and anti-worker...
Debate With South African Reserve Bank Continues…

Debate With South African Reserve Bank Continues…

To add to the debate regarding workers demanding above inflationary increases in the Business Day with a rebuttle by the deputy governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) – this short response by Dick Forslund and Mazibuko Jara was not published. At the end of...