South Africa’s land expropriation will be aimed at ‘whites only’ – minister

The land expropriation policy of South Africa’s ruling party, the ANC, will specifically target white people, according to Zweli Mkhize, the minister of cooperative governance and traditional affairs. Neither the property of black citizens nor land controlled by traditional (black) … Read the rest

Open letter from Gaye Derby-Lewis to the S. African Communist Party and Mrs. L. Hani

In the matter between Clive Derby-Lewis and Minister of Justice and Correctional Services/Mrs. L. Hani/the SA Communist Party concerning Derby-Lewis’s application for prison release on medical grounds (Case No. 78689/2014), the Gauteng High Court ordered, inter alia, that the second … Read the rest

How the Left lost control of South Africa

Not a day goes by without us here in South Africa being reminded of the “glorious revolution” of 1994, led by Nelson and Winnie Mandela, black fists held aloft. Perhaps “glorious revolution” is an apt term, borrowed from English history, … Read the rest

South African Communist Party should not prevent Clive Derby-Lewis’s release

Jeremy Cronin’s opinions on the release of Clive Derby-Lewis as reported in Business Day not so long ago reflect the extraodinary powers of the South African Communist Party that endure almost 25 years after the collapse of the Berlin Wall.… Read the rest

Mandela one of the world’s communist greats – SACP confirms his membership

In a statement a few days ago, the South African Communist Party confirmed Nelson Mandela’s membership, calling him “one of the greatest revolutionaries of the 20th century”. The party proudly announed that Mandela was very much a communist during the … Read the rest

White genocide a figment of Steve Hofmeyr’s racist imagination – SACP

SACP condemns theft of its Red October Campaign

The South African Communist Party (SACP) has noted with disgust the right-wing theft of its Red October Campaign by an essentially racist grouping that has marched to the Union Buildings on Thursday, … Read the rest

SA Communist boss Nzimande attacks ‘liberals’

South African liberals were waging an “ideological offensive” at the tripartite alliance, SA Communist Party secretary-general Blade Nzimande said on Monday.

“Here we see a very clear convergence between the liberal ideological offensive and what we have characterised as the … Read the rest

‘Radical phase of transition’ needs ‘radical and militant campaigning’ – Cosatu

Do not underestimate “enemies” seeking to create divisions before the ANC’s December elective conference in Mangaung, Cosatu president Sidumo Dlamini said on Monday.

“Comrades, we must not make a mistake and underestimate the enemy,” he told the Congress of SA … Read the rest

South African Communist Party supports boycotts of ‘apartheid Israel’

The SACP commends the cancelation of a trip of various leaders of different sectors to visit Israel. Furthermore we welcome the statements of government as articulated by the Deputy Minister of International Relations, cde Ebrahim Ebrahim.

The SACP has witnessed … Read the rest