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Striking miners fired on in South Africa - YouTube

Aug 17, 2012  Video shows workers under a hail of bullets shot by police. The police say they were trying to protect their own lives. For more CNN videos, check out our Yo...

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The 1913 Mineworkers’ Strike South African History Online

Introduction: Background to the Strike. The formation of the Union of South Africa in 1910 was a development that had vastly different consequences for the various groups in the four former colonies. The union was a victory for the British – especially for the ‘uitlanders’ (foreigners) and mining magnates – who wanted to unite the country; but it was a defeat for Afrikaners such as ...

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Police kill 34 striking miners in South Africa - The ...

Aug 17, 2012  MARIKANA, South Africa - The killing by police of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa

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1946 African Mineworkers Strike South African History Online

He, together with the SAIC representatives - H. A. Naidoo and Sorabjee Rustomjee - and Senator H. M. Basner, a progressive white "Native Representative" in the South African Senate, used the occasion to appraise Member States of the United Nations of the strike of the African miners and other aspects of the struggle for equality in South Africa.

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South Africa Marikana: Striking miners march - BBC News

Sep 05, 2012  About 2,000 miners in South Africa march to strengthen support for their strike - the biggest protest at Marikana since police shot dead 34 miners last month.

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Miners' Strike: South Africa 1922 Encyclopedia

Miners' Strike. South Africa 1922. Synopsis. In early 1922, white South African workers in the Witwatesrand gold mining region went on strike. The strike soon became a violent rebellion—sometimes known as the Rand Revolt—that pitted the white miners against the mine owners and the government.

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1946 African Mineworkers Strike South African History Online

He, together with the SAIC representatives - H. A. Naidoo and Sorabjee Rustomjee - and Senator H. M. Basner, a progressive white "Native Representative" in the South African Senate, used the occasion to appraise Member States of the United Nations of the strike of the African miners and other aspects of the struggle for equality in South Africa.

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Striking miners fired on in South Africa - YouTube

Video shows workers under a hail of bullets shot by police. The police say they were trying to protect their own lives.For more CNN videos, check out our You...

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Striking Black Miners Fired in South Africa - Los Angeles ...

It was the biggest mass-firing in South Africa’s history, exceeding the dismissal in May last year of 17,000 gold miners who staged a wildcat strike on the Anglo American and Anglo Vaal mines ...

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South Africa Marikana: Striking miners march - BBC News

Sep 05, 2012  About 2,000 miners in South Africa march to strengthen support for their strike - the biggest protest at Marikana since police shot dead 34 miners last month.

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Striking miners killed by police leaves South Africa in ...

Aug 17, 2012  The police killing of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa's psyche on Friday, with searching questions ...

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South African Miners Strike for Better Safety Conditions ...

Dec 05, 2007  Striking miners in the streets of Johannesburg. Tens of thousands of miners protested poor safety conditions, which contribute to the industry’s high death rate; about 200 miners

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Striking South African miners, company reach deal - CNN

Sep 18, 2012  The strike at the S. African platinum mine where 34 miners were killed last month in a clash with police is ending and employees will go back to work Thursday.

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South African company fires 12,000 striking miners - CNN

Oct 05, 2012  South African mining giant Anglo-American Platinum said Friday that it fired about 12,000 striking workers who declined to attend disciplinary hearings.

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South Africa in shock after police ‘bloodbath’ of striking ...

Aug 17, 2012  MARIKANA, SOUTH AFRICA—The police killing of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa

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South Africa: Striking miners 'thought they were ...

Aug 21, 2012  Striking workers at Lonmin's Marikana platinum mine in South Africa, where 34 people were killed by police gunfire, were given "muti," or traditional medicine, for protection.

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South African police gun down striking miners - Telegraph

Aug 16, 2012  South African police gun down striking miners South Africa witnessed bloodshed reminiscent of the apartheid era on Thursday when police killed as many as 18 miners

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Police kill 34 striking miners in South Africa - The ...

Aug 17, 2012  MARIKANA, South Africa - The killing by police of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa

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South African miners agree wage deal to end strike - BBC News

Jun 24, 2014  South Africa miners' strike overshadows conference. Published 3 February 2014. Economic impact of South Africa platinum mine strike. Published 23 January 2014.

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Police kill 34 striking miners in South Africa - The ...

Aug 17, 2012  MARIKANA, South Africa - The killing by police of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa

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Striking miners fired on in South Africa - YouTube

Video shows workers under a hail of bullets shot by police. The police say they were trying to protect their own lives.For more CNN videos, check out our You...

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South Africa Marikana: Striking miners march - BBC News

Sep 05, 2012  About 2,000 miners in South Africa march to strengthen support for their strike - the biggest protest at Marikana since police shot dead 34 miners last month.

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Striking Black Miners Fired in South Africa - Los Angeles ...

It was the biggest mass-firing in South Africa’s history, exceeding the dismissal in May last year of 17,000 gold miners who staged a wildcat strike on the Anglo American and Anglo Vaal mines ...

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South Africa: Striking miners 'thought they were ...

Aug 21, 2012  Striking workers at Lonmin's Marikana platinum mine in South Africa, where 34 people were killed by police gunfire, were given "muti," or traditional medicine, for protection.

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Striking miners killed by police leaves South Africa in ...

Aug 17, 2012  The police killing of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa's psyche on Friday, with searching questions ...

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Striking Miners In South Africa

Miners' Strike: South Africa 1922 Encyclopedia SynopsisTimelineEvent and Its ContextKey PlayersIn early 1922, white South African workers in the Witwatesrand gold mining region went on strike. The strike soon became a violent rebellion—sometimes known as the Rand Revolt—that pitted the white miners against the mine owners and the government.

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South Africa police fire at striking mine workers Fox News

Aug 16, 2012  Police surround the bodies of striking miners after opening fire on a crowd at the Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012.

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Striking South African gold miners reject pay offer - Reuters

Oct 11, 2012  Striking gold miners in South Africa have rejected the industry's latest wage offer, a trade union said on Thursday, dimming hopes that strikes that

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South Africa in shock after police ‘bloodbath’ of striking ...

Aug 17, 2012  MARIKANA, SOUTH AFRICA—The police killing of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa

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Miners' Strike: South Africa 1946 Encyclopedia

Miners' Strike. South Africa 1946. Synopsis. In August 1946 the African Mine Workers Union (AMWU) in South Africa called a strike of black miners in the country's Witwatersrand gold producing region. The strike was the first widespread action taken by African workers since 1920.

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Striking Amplats miners in South Africa defiant - Reuters

Sep 28, 2012  RUSTENBURG, South Africa (Reuters) - South African miners on an illegal strike against the world’s top platinum producer defied management threats of

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Lonmin miners strike again in South Africa - Reuters

Oct 18, 2012  Striking platinum miners march near the Anglo-American Platinum (AMPLATS) mine near Rustenburg in South Africa's North West Province, October 5, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

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South Africa police open fire on striking miners - Los ...

Aug 16, 2012  JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Police opened fire Thursday on striking workers at a South African platinum mine, leaving as many as 18 dead, according to authorities and news reports.

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Miners' Strike: South Africa 1946 Encyclopedia

Miners' Strike. South Africa 1946. Synopsis. In August 1946 the African Mine Workers Union (AMWU) in South Africa called a strike of black miners in the country's Witwatersrand gold producing region. The strike was the first widespread action taken by African workers since 1920.

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Striking miners fired on in South Africa - YouTube

Video shows workers under a hail of bullets shot by police. The police say they were trying to protect their own lives.For more CNN videos, check out our You...

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Police kill 34 striking miners in South Africa - The ...

Aug 17, 2012  MARIKANA, South Africa - The killing by police of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa

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Striking Black Miners Fired in South Africa - Los Angeles ...

It was the biggest mass-firing in South Africa’s history, exceeding the dismissal in May last year of 17,000 gold miners who staged a wildcat strike on the Anglo American and Anglo Vaal mines ...

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South Africa Police Fire Rubber Bullets At Striking Miners

SOUTH African police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and stun grenades in clashes with Anglo American Platinum miners, as a deadline passed for 12,000 sacked workers to reclaim their jobs.

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South Africa police fire at striking mine workers Fox News

Aug 16, 2012  Police surround the bodies of striking miners after opening fire on a crowd at the Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012.

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Striking Miners In South Africa

Miners' Strike: South Africa 1922 Encyclopedia SynopsisTimelineEvent and Its ContextKey PlayersIn early 1922, white South African workers in the Witwatesrand gold mining region went on strike. The strike soon became a violent rebellion—sometimes known as the Rand Revolt—that pitted the white miners against the mine owners and the government.

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South Africa in shock after police ‘bloodbath’ of striking ...

Aug 17, 2012  MARIKANA, SOUTH AFRICA—The police killing of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa

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Striking South African gold miners reject pay offer - Reuters

Oct 11, 2012  Striking gold miners in South Africa have rejected the industry's latest wage offer, a trade union said on Thursday, dimming hopes that strikes that

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Striking Amplats miners in South Africa defiant - Reuters

Sep 28, 2012  RUSTENBURG, South Africa (Reuters) - South African miners on an illegal strike against the world’s top platinum producer defied management threats of

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South Africa police open fire on striking miners - Los ...

Aug 16, 2012  JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Police opened fire Thursday on striking workers at a South African platinum mine, leaving as many as 18 dead, according to authorities and news reports.

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South Africa police defend shooting that killed 34 miners ...

South Africa's national police commissioner says 34 miners died and another 78 were wounded when police opened fire on striking miners outside a platinum mine, 90

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Striking South African miners 'were shot in the back ...

Aug 27, 2012  Striking South African miners 'were shot in the back' Striking miners shot dead by police at South Africa's Lonmin mine were reportedly hit

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Police in South Africa shoot dead several striking miners ...

Aug 16, 2012  South African police opened fire on striking miners armed with machetes and sticks at Lonmin's Marikana platinum mine on Thursday, killing at least a

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