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Marikana: nine years later

Monday marked NINE years since the Marikana massacre, that terrible day in 2012 when 34 mineworkers at Lonmin’s Marikana mine were shot and killed by police during a protest for increased wages.  Every year since then, we’ve heard the same phrase: “Still no justice”. This year was no different. The Socio-Economic Rights Institute (SERI) says …

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19 August ’21 Wrap: South Africans aren’t getting vaccinated.

Hi there 🙋🏽‍♀️ In this week’s edition of The Wrap, we’re looking at how, of all things, vaccine hesitancy is scuppering our war against Covid. Plus, we explain the mess in Afghanistan and why you should care. Then there’s the good news for democracy, both in Zambia and right here at home thanks to the …

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