NHI will be cheaper in the end | by Zwelinzima Vavi

NHI will be cheaper in the end | by Zwelinzima Vavi

COSATU GS says the current two tier system is wasteful and unsustainable. Zwelinzima Vavi’s Keynote address to the Emerging Market Healthcare gala dinner, Cape Town, November 19 2011: Thank you very much for inviting me to speak at this prestigious gathering of...

Beautiful Green World – The Myths of the Green Economy

We are told that «A green economy can be thought of as one which is low carbon, resource efficient and socially inclusive» (see www.unep.org/greeneconomy). We are also told that It will stop climate change and the extinction of species and in so doing will create high...

Marikana and the New Politics of Grief by | Jon Soske

In July 1981, 1,700 workers at the Penge asbestos mine in the Northwestern Transvaal struck after a bitter, two year struggle for recognition by the Black Allied Mine and Construction Workers Union. After four days, the mine owners fired all of the workers, who then...