Marikana Massacre 16 August 2012 collection

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The following is the list of miners, workers, fathers, sons and men who lost their lives on the fateful day of 16 August 2012. 
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Introduction On August 16 2012 the South African police shot and killed 34 striking miners at the Lonmin platinum mine in Marikana. Nearly three years later, on the afternoon of June 25 2015, with...
Author: Niren Tolsi & Paul Botes
Publication date: 16 Aug 2017
Publisher: Mail & Guardian © 2015
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In July 1981, 1,700 workers at the Penge asbestos mine in the Northwestern Transvaal struck after a bitter, two year struggle for recognition by the Black Allied Mine and Construction Workers Union....
Publication date: 2012-08-20
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On Thursday August 16, 34 striking miners were shot dead by police at Lonmin’s platinum mine in Rustenburg. It is not yet clear why the police were using live ammunition, nor whether a warning...
Publication date: 2012-08-21
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Events at Marikana last week, where protesting mineworkers were mown down by police gunfire, will dominate the headlines for days to come. The horror and tragedy that unfolded near that dusty...
Publication date: 2012-08-21
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