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By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 1st, 2012
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NUM itatumia yao Marikana Tume kuonekana kukataa kwamba wanachama wao nia mauaji ya kwanza. Lakini timu za utetezi kujaribu siri vifo kwanza squarely juu ya mabega ya muungano wa Afrika Kusini kubwa. Tu ambao ni wajibu wa hali ya hewa macabre kwamba hatimaye ilisababisha shootings katika Marikana tar...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 1st, 2012
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Die NUM sal hul Marikana Commissie voorkoms gebruik om te ontken dat hul lede die eerste moorde gepleeg het. Maar die verdediging-spanne sal probeer om die eerste sterftes te pen vierkantig op die skouers van Suid-Afrika se grootste vakbond. Presies wie is verantwoordelik vir die makabere klimaat wat...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 1st, 2012
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The NUM will use their Marikana Commission appearance to deny that their members committed the first murders. But the defence teams will try to pin the first deaths squarely on the shoulders of South Africa’s biggest union. Just who is responsible for the macabre climate that eventually led to the sh...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 6th, 2012
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By Keith Somerville I’ve just returned from a couple of weeks in South Africa. It was supposed to be a holiday dominated by the Big Five on the safari circuit.  But owing to the current news coming out of the country, a different Big Five dominated:  Marikana, mines, mining unions, Malema and Mangaun...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 5th, 2012
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Monday’s police shooting and wounding of four South African gold miners comes just three weeks after the August 16 massacre of 34 striking platinum miners at Lonmin’s Marikana mine. As at Marikana, the struggle at Gold One’s Modder East mine is a wildcat strike launched in opposition to the National ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 4th, 2012
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The police massacre of striking miners at Marikana is a watershed for post-apartheid South Africa and for the international class struggle. It demonstrates in the starkest form imaginable that the perspective of “black empowerment” and the “National Democratic Revolution” providing the basis for over...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 23rd, 2012
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During the past few days the country and the world has witnessed the violent strike and murder of workers and police men by workers and the action by the police force and striking workers and the death of workers at the Marikana mine at Rustenburg. This time bomb has been coming for the past 4 [&hell...