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I began searching for my father's killer in 1989. I was living in New York City at the time. I read in the paper that an investigative journalist called Jacques Pauw had blown the lid on a place...
Cape Town. Christmas 1977. I was thirteen years old. That seems like a very long time ago now, in a galaxy far, far away. We were living in a period of Civil War. Rebel armies, gathered in hidden...
This study is concerned with all the material structures of everyday life and the nature of power in the African shacklands of Cato Manor Farm. Click to read: Contents and introduction Part One...
More than anyone else, Pixley ka Isaka Seme (1881-1951) was the founder of the ANC. It was he who, on his return from long years of study in the United States and Britain, issued the call to Africans...
Author: Chris Saunders
Chiefs, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am glad to welcome you to this first Annual Conference of our Congress ever held in the dear old Cape Colony. As Mr. Pelem will remember, this is not the very first...
"We ask for no special favours from the Government. This is the land of our fathers" The purpose of this article is to give a brief outline of the manner in which S.M. Makgatho carried out this...
Address by the reverend John Langalibalele Dube after his election as president of the South African Native National Congress: report in Indian opinion, February 10, 1912 1 The awakening of the...
TRC Report on three Umkhonto we Sizwe members who stormed into the Silverton branch of Volkskas bank. Lunchtime January 25, 1980. Three Umkhonto we Sizwe storm into the Silverton branch of Volkskas...
TRC Report interview with Zahrah Narkedien, a former Umkhonto we Sizwe cadre who was confined in a basement for seven months. From murder to torture. Torture of political prisoners was routine in...
Raymond Suttner talks about the upcoming 50th Anniversary of MK (from Polity.org.za). The 50th anniversary of uMkhonto we Sizwe on December 16 2011 is an opportunity to examine the role, meaning and...
Online documents: Appeal to the British public by Dube Address by the Rev John L. Dube (PDF) "The ambiguities of dependence in South Africa: Class, nationalism, and the state in twentieth-...
Chairperson, allow me to congratulate you on your election as chair as well as salute the Director General who have put together a report which takes account of the debate about the challenges faced...
Publication date: 12 June 1997
22 June 1998 Chairperson Leadership of our revolutionary Federation, COSATU Distinguished guest from our Alliance Partners and MDM Former COSATU leaders serving in the National and Provincial...
Deputy President Thabo Mbeki Leaders of COSATU, NACTU and FEDUSA Distinguished guests Comrades and friends Two years ago, we came together to launch NEDLAC. We committed ourselves to utilise this...
Publication date: 24 May 1997
Chairperson  Delegates from affiliated unions Distinguished guests from the Alliance partners Distinguished guests from the Mass Democratic Movement and Labour Service Organisations Former...
Publication date: 18 August 1999
Viva COSATU, Viva!  Viva SACP, Viva!  Viva ANC, Viva!  Viva the Alliance, Viva! Comrades, it falls to me to say a few words to bring this Special Congress to a close. Vote of thanks...
Publication date: 20 August 1999
Comrade Deputy President  Leaders of the NEDLAC constituencies Distinguished delegates Comrades and friends Today is both the beginning and the end of a long process that started with the...
Publication date: 30 October 1998
The Challenges of the Tripartite Alliance beyond the Basic Victory of 1994 Today once again we gather to affirm and celebrate one of the Alliance partners and its ever growing record of service to...
Publication date: 18 August 1999
Chairperson,  Distinguished and honourable guests,  Comrades and friends, I am honoured to be one of the speakers in this gathering. On behalf of COSATU members, I wish to thank the...
Publication date: 23 May 1996

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