ZDAMWU fights to participate in the NEC

A lot of workers in the mining industry have asked this Question. Why is ZDAMWU not represented at the NEC? Our simple answer to this question is: The NEC was established as a voluntary organisation by two parties the Chamber of Mines and the Associated Mine Workers Union of...

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Understanding Basic Trade Unionism (Part 1)

Understanding Basic Trade Unionism (Part 1) Most workers do not know the reason why they should join a trade union. Firstly let me start by defining what a trade union is. A trade union organisation can simply be defined as a democratic, permanent, continuous, independent and voluntary organisation created...

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