Protests and democracy (1/3)

6th August 2009

In this videoclip, Ebrahim Fakir, Manager of Governance Institutions & Processes at the Electoral Institute of Southern Africa, speaks to Polity's Amy Witherden on the seeming contradiction between the recent service delivery protests and the public service strikes.

View Ebrahim Fakir speaking on the effect of the strikes on the relationship between government and trade unions here (2/3).

View Ebrahim fakir speaking on the policy and political implications of the strikes on the ANC and opposition parties here (3/3).