Elijah Kodisang* discusses the strike and the difficulties workers organised through labour-brokers experienced at Reckitt Benckiser.
Daphine Mlambo* discusses labour brokering in the context of the recent strike at the Post Office after which 294 workers achieved permanent employment.
Fazila Farouk of the South African Civil Society Information Service (SACIS) interview Ighsaan Schroeder, coordinator of the Casual Workers Advice Office.
Angela Conway* discusses the difficulties and the successes gained with organising farm workers and dwellers in the Eastern and Southern Cape.
This article argues that the outcome of COP 17 in Durban is a crime against humanity and discusses this in relation to technology, agriculture and the Global Climate Fund amongst others.
Pralini Naidoo* gives an account of the Durban community’s struggle against Engen.
Adam Booth argues that although individual solutions are important, they are the ruling class’ way to shift the blame from its environmentally destructive eco system.
In this article Ighsaan Schroeder* outlines the reasons for Khanya hosting such a conference and some of its main deliberations