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Marikana Six Years Later: The public demands justice for victims

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 17 August 2018

Marikana Six Years Later: The public demands justice for victims

We spoke to protesters at the Marikana Commemorative Vigil at the Nelson Mandela Bridge 16 August 2018 marks the 6 year anniversary of the Marikana tragedy where police shot and killed 34 miners. To mark and commemorate the day, protesters gathered on the Nelson Mandela bridge, in the Johannesburg CBD. Six years later, no arrests...

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Marikana story set to air SABC

by: admin - 23 July 2018

Marikana story set to air SABC

  After a four-year battle to get  the documentary“Miners Shot Down” flighted on SABC, Amandla.mobi  have finally won the fight. The SABC have finally agreed to flight the film which documents the final days of the AMCU strike which led to the death of 44 unarmed miners, shot and killed by police. In the documentary...

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Two years later, Marikana still cries

by: Tshepang Tlhapane - 16 August 2014

Two years later, Marikana still cries

“Our children still play in dusty roads, we do not have water and electricity,” laments Primrose Sonti, chairperson of community organization Women of Marikana, at the #SikhalaSonke activism event the organisation held in Marikana on Tuesday. Two years since the Marikana massacre, the people of Marikana are still fighting for better living conditions. The same cause...

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Live from Live- Thabang Molefe

by: Mpho - 29 August 2012

Live from Live- Thabang Molefe

I had an awesome week at Live because the workshop phase was over, and the atmosphere was more relaxed. Starting off the week, we had a meeting with the whole team, and during this meeting an open discussion started about the recent Marikana massacre. For me, it was amazing to see how these young people...

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