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Interview: South Africa after Marikana • International ...

 · The massacre of 34 striking miners at Marikana, near Rustenburg in North West Province, on 16 August 2012 marked a watershed in the history of South Africa, ruled by the African National Congress (ANC) since the end of apartheid in Alexander, who led a research team to the area immediately after the massacre, talked to International Socialism....

The Marikana Massacre: A Historical Overview of the Labour ...

Labour Unrest in the Mining Sector in South Africa Chitja Twala University of the Free State, South Africa Introduction and Historical Background This article is aimed at explaining and interpreting the events, causes, and the aftermath of the Marikana Massacre which happened on 16 August 2012 in South Africa. Furthermore, the article...

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South Africa Remembers Dead at Lonmins Marikana Mine YouTube. Aug 23, 2012· Events are taking place across South Africa to remember the 44 people killed in recent violence at the north western Marikana platinum hymnfilled mem......

Marikana mine shootings: South African inquiry delayed ...

 · Marikana mine shootings: South African inquiry delayed. A South African inquiry into the deaths of 44 people, including 34 miners shot dead ....

The Marikana Massacre: A Turning Point for South Africa?

 · The majority of the world's platinum comes from South African mines and the Lonmin Marikana mine is one of its largest. It makes huge profits and pays its workers a pittance. As in Marx's description above, the workers create riches and beauty for the rich and poverty for themselves. They produce palaces, but live in shacks next to the mine....

South Africa police accused over Marikana mine deaths ...

 · A South African commission recommends a criminal investigation into police accused over the 2012 deaths of 34 striking workers at the Marikana mine....

Police open fire, killing 34 striking mineworkers at Marikana

 · Police opened fire killing 34 striking mineworkers at Marikana, North West Province. As a result, 78 people were left wounded while more than 250 people were arrested. The protesting miners were demanding a wage increase at the Lonmin platinum mine. This was the biggest incident of police brutality since the dawn of democracy and it revived ......

Marikana Platinum Mine, South Africa

 ·  · Loion: The mine is loed on the western limb of the Bushveld Complex, near the town of Kroondal, in South Africa. Brief history: The Marikana platinummine started miningoperations in 2002....

South Africa: Marikana massacre sparks militant struggles ...

Activities were held across South Africa on August 16 to mark the second anniversary of the Marikana massacre, in which 34 striking mineworkers were slain by state security forces. The killings occurred one week into a strike over pay by several thousand rock drill operators at the Lonminoperated platinum mine in Marikana. Despite the massacre, workers remained on strike....

Living in the Marikana world: The state, capital and ...

 · Abstract. The 'Marikana massacre' that happened on 16 August 2012 at Lonmin mine near Rustenburg in the NorthWest province of South Africa, in which the South African police shot dead 34 mineworkers for protesting against low wages and other unbearable employment and/or living conditions, cannot be understood as merely an accidental event....

Marikana massacre: South Africa may be grappling with w...

 · On 16 August 2021, it will be nine years since the 34 mine workers of Marikana who embarked on a threeweek strike were killed by the South African Police Service. On 13 ....

(Video) The Marikana Massacre: Neocolonialism ...

 · Topics of discussion include the collaboration between the ANC government of South Africa, the South African Police Services, and the Lonmin company to massacre the miners, the historical role played by British mining companies in colonizing Africa, the resistance of peoples in Marikana and around Africa against the extractive neocolonialism of corporations from Britain and ....

South Africa: from Marikana to the "Numsa moment ...

 · On 16 August 2012 South African police shot and killed 34 striking workers at the Lonmin mine near Rustenburg. 1 The massacre sent shockwaves around the world—and the impliions of this political earthquake are far from played out. It is likely to be seen as one of the key elements that began a process leading to a mass workerbased party to the left of the African National Congress—a ......

Lonmin Platinum Mines | Esri South Africa

Esri South Africa's ArcGIS for Mining platform is aimed at addressing specific business problems such as mining plan compliance, slope stability analysis, geotechnical risk areas, production efficiency and planned vs. actual production, through its centralised Geodatabase, integration tools, sharing and analysis capabilities....

Marikana Memorial | SibanyeStillwater

 · Marikana Memorial Lecture. 14 August 2020, 14:00 . In honour of the 44 who lost their lives at Marikana in 2012 SibanyeStillwater hosted the inaugural Marikana Memorial Lecture by Prof Thuli Madonsela, The Law Trust Chair in Social Justice. Thank you for joining us in honouring and remembering our departed colleagues....

Marikana Massacre 16 August 2012 | South African History ...

 · Marikana Massacre 16 August 2012. On 16 August 2012, the South African Police Service (SAPS) opened fire on a crowd of striking mineworkers at Marikana, in the North West Province. The police killed 34 mineworkers, and left 78 seriously injured. Following the open fire assault 250 of the miners were arrested....

Marikana mining massacre: three years on, justice still ...

 · Tom Lebert looks on as the South African government is exonerated despite failings.. It was a massacre that shook the nation. On 16 August 2012, 34 striking miners were shot dead by police at the Britishowned Lonmin platinum mine in Marikana, north of Johannesburg. Rock drill operators earning 5,000 rand (421) per month were demanding parity with workers earning 12,000 rand ....

Early settlement of the Marikana ...

 · Read more about mining in southern Africa Furthermore, the Sellers were granted certain security over the BTT Project assets until such time as a minimum amount of metal had been delivered. The Release Agreement sets out the terms and conditions upon which the Purchasers have purchased the Seller's entire interest in the Metals Purchase Agreement for an amount of US50 million to be ....

Two years after Marikana massacre, a challenge to South ...

 · South Africa, meanwhile, has watched its currency lose 30 percent of its value in the past two years, largely as a result of mining unrest. Credit rating agencies say the risk of a South African ......

South African Marikana miners charged with murder

 · South African Marikana miners charged with murder. Workers arrested at South Africa's Marikana mine have been charged in court with the murder of ....