News and Analysis: South Africa
Today is Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday, but forget the crocodile tears from the U.S. government about his critical health. Imperialist diplomacy with all of its sugar-coated phrases is nothing more than a form of historical perjury.
Over two decades since the end of apartheid, conditions for workers and residents of rural areas have barely improved, while profit-making corporations have continued to prosper. How could this happen?
Class struggle exists everywhere in Africa, but it is rarely discussed or covered in the United States. This panel features experts on the workers' struggle in Africa, discussing the conditions for working and poor people today.