The SACP Gauteng province urges deep unity and wishes NEHAWU a successful provincial congress
The SACP congratulates NEHAWU in Gauteng for convening its provincial congress. It is in times of the profound crisis of the capitalist system, where working people are faced with the most vicious frontal onslaught, through attacks on jobs, working conditions and livelihoods, that a strong, united, class-oriented trade union movement such as NEHAWU is most desired.
The SACP wishes Comrade Winnie Madikizela-Mandela a happy 80th birthday
The South African Communist Party (SACP) wishes Comrade Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, a stalwart of our struggle, a happy 80th birthday, 26 September 2016. On behalf of its more than quarter one million members and as a continuously growing working class political party, the SACP wishes to express its sincere gratitude to Comrade Winnie Madikizela-Mandela for the entire period of her life that she dedicated in serving our struggle for national liberation and social emancipation, including the struggle to end all forms and manifestation of patriarchal domination and manipulation.
Defeat the parasitic bourgeoisie, the immediate internal threat facing the national democratic revolution; dislodge the chokehold of monopoly capital on our country!
Let me take this opportunity to thank the South African chapter and the Vice President of the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU), also the President of Nehawu, Comrade Mzwandile Makwayiba for holding this Memorial lecture on Comrade Moses Mabhida - uStimela, as Comrade Harry Gwala used to call him. This lecture is part of the activities preceding the truly historic event of the holding of the international congress of the WFTU in Durban, the first ever to be held on African soil. I am also truly humbled for the Honour to be invited to deliver the lecture.
SACP and Cosatu bilateral strategy session statement
The leadership of the South African Communist Party (SACP) and Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) met in a two day bilateral strategy session on Tuesday to Wednesday 20-21 September 2016 in Johannesburg.
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|ABOUT THE SACP|
The South African Communist Party was founded in 1921 and has always been in the forefront of the struggle against imperialism and racist domination. The SACP is a partner in the Tripartite Alliance consisting of the African National Congress and the Congress of South African Trade Union. The Youth Wing of the SACP is the Young Communist League.