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New union launched for actors and other SA creatives

The South African Media Creative and Cultural Workers Union (SAMCCWU) has opened its doors to actors and other members of industry.

According to Basil Dube, National Coordinator of SAMCCWU, artists need a unifying voice to address the broader industry.

21 years into our democracy, the conditions of artists and media workers has not changed, the industry is still vulnerable and the most exploited in the country.

Basil Dube, National Coordinator of SAMCCWU

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