Unless it leans leftwards, the centre won't hold

2019-06-19 07:01

Whatever our genuine left, right and centre debates might be, it's imperative that we unite, across party political affiliation, to isolate this public resource-thieving, rule of law-undermining threat we face, writes Jeremy Cronin.

EXCLUSIVE: Cronin lifts veil on new draft expropriation law

2018-09-18 07:25

A new expropriation bill, set to be tabled in Parliament in the next two months, will set out a clear procedure for land expropriation without compensation.

Expropriation without compensation: It won't hit the rich hardest

2018-06-11 15:00

It's not the rich who have to worry about expropriation without compensation. And it's not just land that falls into the category of 'property', writes Terence Corrigan.

Jeremy Cronin says the ANC emerging view is not to amend the Constitution on land expropriation

2018-03-28 12:25

The ANC wants to use the Expropriation Bill that was returned to Parliament to include specific circumstances to allow for the possibility of expropriation of land without compensation.

Newsmaker: A lifetime of struggle

2017-07-16 06:05

If the SA Communist Party (SACP) got a rand for every time Jeremy Cronin used the word ‘okay’, it would have more than enough money to contest the general elections on its own, which many delegates at the party’s conference this week demanded.

If 'gangster premier league' wins, ANC could face split - Cronin

2017-07-13 15:34

Former SACP deputy general secretary Jeremy Cronin has warned of a possible split in the ANC if the 'gangster premier league' faction is victorious at the December elective conference.

Constitution not impediment to land reform - Cronin

2017-06-13 21:12

The Constitution is a clarion call for land reform, not an impediment to it, says Deputy Minister of Public Works Jeremy Cronin.

Public Works spending on consultants has decreased slightly - Cronin

2017-05-23 18:39

The Department of Public Works' expenditure on consultants have shown a slight decline over the past four years, Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin has told MPs.

If you see a beautiful piece of land, take it – Malema

2017-02-28 18:31

EFF leader Julius Malema has led a debate in Parliament on amending section 25 of the Constitution, calling for land expropriation without compensation.

ANC may split amid deep divisions - SACP

2016-12-14 20:07

There is a possibility that the ANC might split amid deep divisions within the party's senior leadership and tripartite alliance, the SACP has said.


Hyper-ventilated debate drowns out important SARB conversation

2019-06-10 09:09

With crisis levels of unemployment and a GDP first quarter decline of 3,2%, we clearly don't have a balanced, sustainable economy. So, are the SARB's policies adequate to assisting its constitutional mandate, asks Jeremy Cronin.

Pace of land reform weak and pathetic, says Deputy Public Works Minister

2018-06-20 15:03

The pace and quality of land reform in South Africa has been weak and actually pathetic, says Deputy Minister of Public Works Jeremy Cronin.

'Don't change the Bill of Rights' – Jeremy Cronin on land reform

Deputy Public Works Minister Jeremy Cronin says an amendment of the Constitution to allow land expropriation without compensation is not necessary. Watch.

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EFF quiet about how expropriation would include land and homes of black people - Cronin

2018-03-28 11:55

Public Works Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin has slammed the EFF for its policy on land expropriation without compensation.

'Renewal and refreshment is important' - Cronin on stepping down as SACP Deputy General Secretary

Speaking at the 2017 SACP National Congress, outgoing Deputy General Secretary Jeremy Cronin reflects on his time in office. Watch.

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Capital 'has no colour, gender or faith' - Cronin

2017-07-06 11:51

SACP deputy general secretary Jeremy Cronin has said the idea of monopoly capital is a reality that has always been around, but it has no colour, gender or faith.

#GuptaEmails confirm a 'silent coup' - SACP

2017-06-02 18:16

The Gupta family's leaked emails confirm the depth and extent of their parasitic influence on government, the SACP has said.

Cronin to fight corruption from inside rather than step down

2017-05-13 16:10

The SA Communist Party's Jeremy Cronin will stay put as deputy minister of public works to continue fighting corruption from within, even though he wants President Jacob Zuma to step down.

SACP Cabinet members might resign if Zuma fires Gordhan

2017-02-24 18:20

The SACP has not ruled out an en masse resignation of its members in Cabinet should President Jacob Zuma fire Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Cronin: Zim-style land grabs would be disastrous for SA

2016-09-29 13:00

The new expropriation bill is trying to create a balance between the rule of law and SA's huge inequalities, says Deputy Minister of Public Works Jeremy Cronin.

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