Vavi meets Sarkozy 2 November 2011 | by Zwelinzima Vavi

Vavi meets Sarkozy 2 November 2011 | by Zwelinzima Vavi

COSATU General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi’s, input to a meeting with French President Nicholas Sarkozy, Cannes, France, I am a trade unionist from South Africa a country with the highest rate of unemployment when compared to other middle-income countries. South Africa...
Vavi meets Sarkozy 2 November 2011 | by Zwelinzima Vavi

Vavi meets Sarkozy 2 November 2011 | by Zwelinzima Vavi

COSATU General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi’s, input to a meeting with French President Nicholas Sarkozy, Cannes, France, I am a trade unionist from South Africa a country with the highest rate of unemployment when compared to other middle-income countries. South Africa...

A looming global recession | by CP Chandrasekhar

All recent economic indicators point almost unambiguously to a new global recession, one which threatens to be more severe and prolonged than the 2007 crisis. While the epicentre of this developing crisis is located in the metropolitan countries, specifically the EU...
The War Against The Poor | by Frances Fox Piven

The War Against The Poor | by Frances Fox Piven

Occupy Wall Street and the Politics of Financial Morality We’ve been at war for decades now — not just in Afghanistan or Iraq, but right here at home. Domestically, it’s been a war against the poor, but if you hadn’t noticed, that’s not surprising. You wouldn’t...