Articles for Terry Bell

Elections, the SABC and the unions

More than a touch of irony that Solidarity and Bemawu took SABC to court, while Cosatu-aligned union cozied up to management


Opinion | 1 August 2016

Phyllis Ntantala-Jordan dies at 96

Fighter for women's rights dies in US


News | 19 July 2016

ANC and the subversion of democracy: history repeats itself

There's nothing new in the imposition of candidates against the will of the majority


Opinion | 25 June 2016

Fire fighting should never be privatised

Lessons to be learned from the strike in Canada


Opinion | 20 June 2016

Sadtu denial gives ammunition to union bashers

Deeper investigation into "posts for sale" scandal needed


Opinion | 6 June 2016

Marx and the search for alternatives

Economic crisis prompts new interest in Marxism


Opinion | 18 May 2016

A confusion of unions

Talk is of unity, but actions are divisive


Opinion | 11 May 2016

Wife of station bomber dies

Ann Harris Wolfe (Pearson), 1938-2016, was the wife of John Harris, the only man classified white to be hanged by the apartheid state for political crimes


News | 18 April 2016

Is Zuma threatening to fragment the country?

Ominous Melmoth meeting suggests he is


Opinion | 11 April 2016

Lessons in state capture from the Broederbond scandal

The ANC investigation into the Gupta scandal needs to be treated with caution


Opinion | 29 March 2016

Why unions joined Gordhan’s roadshow

Federations attempt to "save the country"


Opinion | 22 March 2016

One step closer to replacing COSATU?

A new labour federation hopes to trigger a workers' party


Opinion | 14 March 2016

The real message of International Women’s Day

The intentions of the women who founded it have been distorted


Opinion | 7 March 2016

Gordhan versus the unions versus the rating agencies

Despite murmurs of support there are signs that unions are unhappy with the budget


Opinion | 28 February 2016

How trade unions reacted to the Sona

Much point-scoring with the one good proposal lost in the noise


Opinion | 22 February 2016