Sep 18th, 2012
By Simon Freemantle and Desné Masie On 16 August 2012, 34 miners were killed and nearly 80 injured in confrontations with police, while scores more were arrested and allegedly tortured during a wildcat strike at Lonmin PLC’s Platinum Mine in Marikana, South Africa. The event was breathtakingly tragic...
May 25th, 2012
Even in a “class war”, taking the moral high ground is not a luxury – it is a vital weapon that can be the difference between winning and losing. It is not hard to see why the DA march on Cosatu House angered the union federation’s activists enough to get them out on to the […]...
Apr 10th, 2012
ANC Youth League president Julius Malema may be losing the support of his comrades, analysts believe. This comes after the league on Monday postponed indefinitely a planned emergency meeting of its national executive committee to discuss its response to the shock suspension of Malema last week for ca...