S. Africa Group Encourages Spoiled Ballots

Former ministers Ronnie Kasrils and Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge launched their "Vote No" campaign which aims to encourage voters to either spoil their ballots or vote for smaller political parties.

  • South Africa:   Ronnie Kasrils, the Spoiler

    Daily Maverick, 3 May 2014

    Ronny Kasrils has battled bad guys since he was a lad. He's this country's ranking old-school commie, and comes from so deep in the ANC that he bleeds yellow, black and green. Read more »

  • South Africa:   To Spoil or Not to Spoil - That Is the Question

    SA Votes 2014, 3 May 2014

    When Ronnie Kasrils and Nosizwe Madlala-Routledge launched their "Vote No" campaign, I was a little startled to see how many people responded positively to it. Read more »

  • South Africa:   The ANC Is Already Feeling the 'Vote No' Heat

    SA Votes 2014, 16 April 2014

    Ronnie Kasrils and Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge have launched their "Vote No" campaign to staunch criticism. Political analysts, journalists and naysayers have slated the movement,… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Vote No

    SACSIS, 16 April 2014

    In recent days Ronnie Kasrils has been referred to as 'a rebel, a Judas, a scoundrel', as 'Satan', and as a 'disruptive, reckless and counter-revolutionary' figure spitting on 'the… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Ballot Spoiling Is Neither Revolutionary Nor Correct Intervention

    COSATU, 15 April 2014

    The National Union of Mineworkers has observed the recent developments on the public posture taken by former Minister of intelligence Ronnie Kasrils and former Deputy Minister of… Read more »

  • South Africa:   ANC Rejects Vote No Campaign

    ANC, 15 April 2014

    The African National Congress joins the many South Africans, including ANC stalwarts, who have rejected the call made by launch of the Vote No campaign by Former Minister Kasrils… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Ronnie Kasrils and the God That Failed

    Daily Maverick, 14 April 2014

    A small group of long-time ANC and SACP bigwigs have called for voters to withhold their support from the ANC in the 7 May election as part of a desperate effort to reform and… Read more »