Violence could have been foreseen | by Stuart Theobald

SIX weeks ago I went on a tour of Lonmin’s operations in the Bushveld Complex near Rustenburg. It was a PR exercise. I was shown the Marikana clinic where the company had invested millions in impressive facilities. With a group of journalists, we saw schools it...
COSATU at the crossroads

COSATU at the crossroads

This feature of Amandla! lays bare the conflict unfolding in COSATU. Tensions in SA’s biggest labour movement play themselves out over the failure of the Polokwane project. The ANC’s 2007 Polokwane Conference, which adopted a host of progressive policies,...