By Ann Talbot, August 27, 2010
The strike by 1.3 million public service workers in South Africa represents a significant escalation of the international class struggle in response to the global recession and the austerity measures that governments have adopted worldwide.
August 27, 2010
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By Linda Slattery and Ann Talbot, August 26, 2010
Tensions began to emerge between President Paul Kagame and his Western backers in the course of the recent elections.
By Ann Talbot, August 23, 2010
Strikers at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto and Helen Joseph hospital in Johannesburg were attacked by South African police using water cannon and rubber bullets last week.
August 20, 2010
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By Hiram Lee, August 19, 2010
More than one million public workers in South Africa went out on strike on Wednesday demanding higher wages.