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Early ANC election salvoes backfire

February 8, 2013


South Africa's governing ANC has loosed off the first major salvoes of the 2014 election campaign — and all of them have backfired, largely because of the confusing balancing act of trying to keep its trade union ally, Cosatu on board while pursuing policies the unions bitterly oppose.

Holistic change that is needed — globally

January 10, 2012


This was first posted in January 2012, and has been edited slightly to bring some references up to date.  Attention is being drawn to it again because the arguments raised seem even more pertinent now, especially in South Africa, a country that possesses a Bill of Rights that provides a potential — truly democratic — […]