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Marikana

Marikana On August the world looked on in horror as South African police gunned down striking mine workers at Marikana leaving thirty four dead and many wounded It was a massacre that echoed aparthei

  • Title: Marikana
  • Author: Jack Shenker
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 253
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • On 16 August 2012, the world looked on in horror as South African police gunned down striking mine workers at Marikana, leaving thirty four dead and many wounded It was a massacre that echoed apartheid era violence at Sharpeville and Soweto, shattering the international image of South Africa as a liberated rainbow nation The bloodshed laid bare the lingering inequOn 16 August 2012, the world looked on in horror as South African police gunned down striking mine workers at Marikana, leaving thirty four dead and many wounded It was a massacre that echoed apartheid era violence at Sharpeville and Soweto, shattering the international image of South Africa as a liberated rainbow nation The bloodshed laid bare the lingering inequalities and class tensions that have endured beyond South Africa s democratic transition, and which the ruling African National Congress has done little to address.Marikana, an ebook exclusive by award winning Guardian journalist Jack Shenker, explores the origins of the massacre and the truth behind the establishment s attempted cover up, which has played out against a backdrop of growing popular disillusionment with the ANC and a spike in worker militancy Weaving together the history of international mining interests in southern Africa, the mutation of the ANC from economic radicals into free market cheerleaders and the emergence of new forms of popular resistance, Marikana poses vital questions about the massacre s legacy both within South Africa s borders and beyond Offering a new and invaluable insight into one of the darkest episodes in South Africa s modern history, Shenker s work could not be timely.

    Marikana killings The Marikana massacre, which took place on August , was the most lethal use of force by South African security forces against civilians since The shootings have been described as a massacre in the South African media and have been compared to the Sharpeville massacre in The incident took place on the year anniversary of a nationwide South African miners strike. Marikana ewn Lonmin workers arrive for Marikana massacre commemoration A total of people were killed during the days of violence amid a protracted wage strike by workers of the North West mine in August . Marikana massacre ewn Lonmin workers arrive for Marikana massacre commemoration A total of people were killed during the days of violence amid a protracted wage strike by workers of the North West mine in August . Platinum Reaches Marikana Miners Pulitzer Center In April , with the support of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, I traveled with the photographer Jason Larkin to Marikana, northwest of Johannesburg, for a project exploring money, power and platinum in the new South Africa. South Africa Malema I Won t Go to Marikana With EFF leader Julius Malema made it clear that he will not accompany President Cyril Ramaphosa on a visit to Marikana where miners were killed during violent strike action in . Lonmin Marikana Jobs Job Space Search Lonmin Marikana jobs and careers in South Africa Find employment by browsing our list of Lonmin Marikana vacancies in South Africa. Murder at Small Koppie The Real Story of South Africa s Murder at Small Koppie The Real Story of South Africa s Marikana Massacre African History and Culture Greg Marinovich on FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Lonmin Lonmin plc, formerly the mining division of Lonrho plc, is a British producer of platinum group metals operating in the Bushveld Complex of South Africa It is listed on the London Stock Exchange.Its registered office is in London, and its operational headquarters are in Johannesburg, South Africa. Lonmin rose to international attention following the Marikana miners strike in August, Constitution of the Republic of South Africa Proclamation no government gazette, september terms of reference of the commission of inquiry into the tragic incidents at or near the area commonly known as the marikana mine in rustenburg, north Someone must be held responsible for what happened at The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union Amcu held a press conference in Johannesburg on Tuesday to respond to an announcement by government that families of Marikana

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