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Business as usual after Marikana mine violence?

Five weeks after the Marikana mine massacre in South Africa’s North West Province claimed the lives of 34 protesting workers and shocked the world, the strike that prompted the violence has been declared over. But the incident has morphed into a symbol of the growing chasm between those in the government, the mining companies, and […]

Police dispersal of striking miners in South Africa kills at least a dozen

Police opened fire on armed striking miners in South Africa’s North West province killing at least a dozen people on Thursday. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories