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Jay Naidoo

Jay Naidoo

    Split a chance to build a new federation
    Split a chance to build a new federation
    Cosatu and the country are at a crossroads when legitimate dissent becomes a crime, thereby threatening the very essence of democracy.
    Africa's future depends on empowering its people today
    Africa's future depends on empowering its people today
    African countries need to work together to build economic growth with social inclusion and public accountability, writes Jay Naidoo.
    Building from below and beyond borders
    Building from below and beyond borders
    New principles are needed for activism. Jay Naidoo and others write an open letter to fellow activists across the globe.
    Jay Naidoo: Are our elections bought and our voters sold?
    Jay Naidoo: Are our elections bought and our voters sold?
    Society fails when we cease to care, when those in power seek to enrich themselves and when people lose trust in their leaders, writes Jay Naidoo.
    Cosatu faces a test of relevance
    Cosatu faces a test of relevance
    The union federation's future lies in finding its former unity of purpose and its workerist focus, writes Jay Naidoo.
    An angry tide: The increasing rise of radicalism
    An angry tide: The increasing rise of radicalism
    With Cosatu a shadow of its former self, the EFF and Amcu are taking up the banner for South Africa's increasingly militant poor, writes Jay Naidoo.
    Jay Naidoo: Leadership lies at core of Africa's challenges
    Jay Naidoo: Leadership lies at core of Africa's challenges
    Reiterating the words "Our current leaders are out of touch" from a Mo Ibrahim Foundation meeting, Jay Naidoo raises issue with leadership in Africa.
    The simple sustainable success of smallscale farming
    The simple sustainable success of smallscale farming
    On a recent visit to Japan, Jay Naidoo was struck by the success of smallholder farming, and left convinced it could solve Africa’s hunger crisis.
    A culture of service and tolerance: Lessons from Chris Hani
    A culture of service and tolerance: Lessons from Chris Hani
    After twenty years, what have we learnt from the ultimate sacrifice Chris Hani made, asks Jay Naidoo.
    Would Hani and Slovo be accused of neoliberalism and counter-revolution?
    Would Hani and Slovo be accused of neoliberalism and counter-revolution?
    Joe Slovo and Chris Hani died believing citizen activism would outlive them and defend the justice and human rights they fought for, says Jay Naidoo.
    An open letter to my fellow South Africans: I am ready. Are you?
    An open letter to my fellow South Africans: I am ready. Are you?
    Jay Naidoo calls on South Africans to take responsibility for the violation and abuse of women.