FMF NEWSLETTER 8 August 2018


FMF NEWSLETTER 8 August 2018    
FEATURE article  

Grinding the jobless into the ground with job deprivation rules – EUSTACE DAVIE

Much is written about inequality, decrying high salaries paid by companies to their executives as being one of its main causes, while no consideration is given, or attention paid to the plight of the unemployed. Those who earn zero! Why is government grinding them into the ground with job deprivation laws?

Mass unemployment in SA is a travesty of justice and a consequence of a failure of government to respect the contractual and other rights of the unemployed as enumerated in the Bill of Rights, which is intended to protect vulnerable people such as the unemployed.


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