YCL slams ruling party’s ‘big brother’ role in alliance


The ANC is on a collision course with the Young Communist League, the youth wing of the SACP, which accuses the ruling party of continuing to act like a “big brother” in the tripartite alliance. This is not the first time the ANC has been accused of treating its alliance partners – the SACP and Cosatu – like distant cousins and only consulting the communists and the labour federation when they need foot soldiers to campaign for elections.

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