Politics

“I’m Voting Even Though It’s Politicians That Let Us Down In...

AS TOLD TOSome youth are disillusioned about voting. This is not true for Jobeka Mabaso (18) and...

Elections Live Blog (08/05)

Welcome to The Daily Vox elections live blog. We’re bringing you live updates on what is happening on the ground in places...

Abahlali BaseMjondolo Endorse The Socialist Revolutionary Workers Party

The shackdwellers movement Abahlali baseMjondolo has announced that it will be voting the National Union of Metalworkers of SA's political party, the...

Still Yearning For True Freedom Day, 25 Years On!

COMMENTOnce more on 27 April South Africa observed Freedom Day, the day on which throngs of South...

How Fees Must Fall Activists Plan On Voting

Fees Must Fall activists and leaders from KwaZulu-Natal told the Daily Vox how they plan on voting; and why it's important to...

Is It Okay Not To Vote?

The youth have long been painted as apathetic and apolitical. This election is no different. As we draw closer to the national...

After The Elections, Class War

Subscribe to Sipho’s Weekly Political Newsletter.There are plans afoot to destroy what is left of organised labour in South...

Reproductive Justice: Where Do The ANC, DA, EFF Stand?

Reproductive Justice is an important political movement which brings together reproductive rights with social justice. The movement has three main principles. They...

‘If You Don’t Vote, You Don’t Have A Voice’

We are one day away from the long-anticipated general elections, and millions of people are expected to come out in numbers to...

EFF Here To Serve The People – Malema

“May 8 is not a voting day - it’s an economic freedom day, ” said Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema. It...

#DAFinalRally: “The DA Is South Africa’s ‘Last Hope’”

“We need change, and we need it now,” Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane said about the imminent national election. Dobsonville was...

Fasiha Hassan Argues The Case For The ANC

The African National Congress has been around for 107 years, and in government for 25 of these. Its leadership has been dominated...

The EFF: A Radical Bid For State Power

It’s difficult to believe that the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) was only formed in 2013. In just six years, the party has...

Democratic Alliance: National Government In Waiting?

The Democratic Alliance - South Africa’s largest and official opposition - believes it is ready to lead the country. Their confidence heading...

The IFP Wants KZN Back

“IFP is the only other political party that has governed the province for over 10 years since 1994 to 2004, we also...

Women Forward: A Gendered Look At SA Politics

Women Forward (WF) began as a grassroots movement on farmland, planted among women who were marginalised. Domestic workers, farm workers and women...

‘Apartheid Flag Is Hate Speech’ – Nelson Mandela Foundation

On Tuesday, arguments were heard in the Nelson Mandela Foundation’s case before the Equality Court that displaying the apartheid-era flag of South...

President Shocked Is Too Rich To Lead

Subscribe to Sipho’s Weekly Political Newsletter.President Cyril Ramaphosa may not realise this, but his now-infamous quotes about being ‘shocked’...

#Shayisfuba: Feminist Collective Demands Feminist Government

A network of feminist women and non-binary people are calling for a feminist government and a feminist socio-economic and political agenda in...

SAMEBA: No Traditional Leaders In Politics

The South African Maintenance and Estate Beneficiaries Association (SAMEBA) are hoping to improve on their 2014 election run. They didn’t get any...
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