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Muddled labour broker ruling overturned

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In 2015 a confusing court judgment ruled that labour brokered workers were employed by both the broker and the client company. Lynford Dor tells how on appeal a new judgment states that only the client company is the employer. But this is contested.

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Zimbabwe Nation in limbo

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With President Robert Mugabe winning the July 2013 election he will rule for yet another five-year term, which he will complete at 94 years of age. Blessing Vava looks at how Zimbabwe should start thinking of a new leadership to take the country forward instead of ZANU PF’s ‘team old’.

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ANC's rise and the decline of social democracy

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After the African National Congress (ANC )’s unbanning – and the formal ending of hostilities in 1990 – a new period of social policy-making followed. This period saw the rise of the ANC being accompanied by a decline in social democratic ideas, writes Robert van Niekerk.

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Is SA at tripping point.

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Twenty years after democracy South Africa is experiencing a perfect storm of crises, the  product of a number of simultaneous, deep-rooted, structural crises: political, economic, labour and social. These crises may be sign that the country’s social and political power is going through change writes William Gumede.

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Foregin Zama Zamas

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Illegal mineworkers or Zama Zamas, which means we are trying our luck, work under precarious conditions and are not protected by labour laws. Janet Munakamwe argues that their activities can be formalised through legislation and unions can also mobilise and organise them.

Orgabising along value chains

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Organising along value chains, though at initial stages, is likely to change the make-up of unions in Germany in the long run and something similar might happen to South African unions like the National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa (Numsa), writes Carmen Ludwig. 

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Orgabising along value chains

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Organising along value chains, though at initial stages, is likely to change the make-up of unions in Germany in the long run and something similar might happen to South African unions  like the National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa (Numsa), writes Carmen Ludwig.

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Review

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Review on Working for Ford by Huw Beynon Published by penguin in 1974 Reviewed by Eddie Webster

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Social ownership of the energy sector

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Social ownership of the energy sector is necessary for the transition to renewableenergy and one of the ways to deal with climate change issues, writes Karl Cloete.

NDP A mixed bag

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The National Development Plan (NDP) is full of many ideas, but will these ideas be implemented and how, writes Ilan Strauss.

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