The widely-recognised crisis of the traditional labour movement requires re-invention to meet the challenges and possibilities of a globalised, informatised and life destroying capitalism. Let's discuss new cases, strategies, ideologies, theories.
"The Mail and Guardian has a very good article about the tensions between the unions and the ANC. It must present a particularly difficult problem for Thulas Nxesi, the long-time General Secretary of SADTU, the teachers' union, who is now an ANC…"
*** IMPORTANT: this group was set up in August 2010 to support COSATU's general strike at that time - it has nothing to do with the 2012 strike. UnionBook members may feel free to set up support groups for any strike they want -- but please pay attention to what each group was set up for. ***A group to help coordinate global solidarity with the workers on strike in South Africa. IMPORTANT NEWS: The unions have suspended the strike. But the struggle is not over. We will keep this group going…See More
CoDev is a unionized, BC-based NGO that works for social change and global education. We form partnerships between like-minded organizations, in Canada and Latin America, to be vehicles for learning, social change, and community empowerment.See More