The Young Communist League of South Africa is a Marxist-Leninist youth wing of the SACP.

The YCL stands for:

Non Racism
The socialisation of the ownership and control of the means of production
Click here to download the membership form (pdf).

Print and complete the form and send to:

086 601 2065 / 086 666 4153

For queries contact us at
Tel: +27 11 339 3633
Fax: +27 11 339 4244
       +27 11 339 6880

PO Box 1027
Johannesburg 2000
South Africa

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Press Statements 

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Date Title
12 December 2016 On the passing away of a YCLSA member on his way home after National Council 2016
26 November 2016 YCLSA Statement on the passing away of the commander of the Cuban Revolution and former Cuban President Fidel Castro
17 November 2016 Statement of the YCLSA following the joint meeting of the Mass Democratic Movement in Albert Nzula District
12 November 2016 YCLSA Political Commission Statement
03 November 2016 Death of Clive John Derby Lewis
31 October 2016 YCLSA statement on the dropping of charges against the Minister of Finance Pravin Godharn
27 October 2016 YCLSA Statement on the Mid-term Budget Speech
26 October 2016 YCLSA well wishes to the matric class of 2016
19 October 2016 Organisational Update
18 September 2016 YCLSA 4th National Congress 6th Plenary Session Statement
07 September 2016 YCLSA Eastern Cape Provincial Committee Statement
07 September 2016 YCLSA Open Letter to President Jacob Zuma by the National Secretary of the Young Communist League in response to an opportunistic open letter by the SG of the ANCYL!
18 August 2016 YCLSA Statement on the 57th anniversary of the assassination of Cde Ruth First
11 August 2016 Urgent intervention is needed from government on Vuwani burning of schools
08 August 2016 YCLSA Women`s day message
12 July 2016 YCLSA sends condolences to the family of Comrade Mzolisi Blouw
14 June 2016 YCLSA Political Commission Statement on the launch of our youth manifesto, Ntlemeza, NYDA Board and Youth Month Programmee
09 June 2016 YCLSA Shocked by Israel's attempts to commodify South African Water
01 June 2016 YCLSA statement on the passing away of the President of SARD
19 May 2016 YCLSA Statement on the continued burning of institutions of higher learning
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