[This letter was originally published at Pambazuka News, dated July 12, 2017, in response to an invitation extended by the SACP to the South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) to attend their National Congress. SAFTU, after careful consideration, declined their invitation on the grounds that they had participated in a long series of […]

[This essay by Karlo Mikhail Mongaya was originally posted at the author’s blog, Hello Lenin! It is a follow up to a previous essay which was also posted at Anti-Imperialism.org.] A “radical” who chooses to close his eyes to prevailing social conditions is only delusional. A “radical” who proves incapable of arriving at the roots of the […]