NUMSA commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution

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Statement on arrangements for the memorial and funeral service of the three assasinated Numsa shopstewards

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) special National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting held on Monday 11 August 2014, discussed the brutal slaying of our three Shopstewards, in Isithebe, KwaZulu-Natal, namely Local Secretary Njabulo Dube, Deputy Secretary  Sibonelo “John-John” Ntuli and Ntobeko Maphumulo. The NEC resolved that these fallen heroes deserve a proper […]

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Is There Room for South Africa’s Middle Class in Numsa’s United Front and Movement for Socialism?

In an extensive interview, Numsa’s general secretary, Irvin Jim, talks to Fazila Farouk of SACSIS about Numsa’s current strike, alliance politics as well as its United Front and Movement for Socialism. In response to a question about building greater solidarity between the middle class and the poor, Jim argues that Numsa’s movement for socialism is […]

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Numsa’s 2014 Engineering strike clip

On July 1st, the National Union of Metalworkers South Africa went on strike. I just so happened to be in South Africa and decided to march with the workers. I learned a lot from Numsa. The leaders of the march reminded me of all of the older steel and auto workers in Milwaukee. I wasn’t […]

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Numsa press briefing August 16 2013 covering recruitment in Numsa, the Cosatu general secretary issue and collective bargaining

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Numsa proposes a date for a special national congress

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Precarious work in South Africa – Irvin Jim

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Numsa general secretary speaks to striking motor workers in Randburg

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Motsotso wa Numsa (Numsa’s moment)

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Numsa slams Cosatu leadership

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Numsa warns ANC not to privatize roads

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