ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Blister of South Africa

The SPD is the traditional workers' party but it has in the last decade attracted more and more of the middle classes. The revamping of the party's objectives in 1959 paid off in terms of support but the concessions that had to be made to attract the centrists have alienated, to some extent, the party's 'hard core' socialists.

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