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Marikana then and now — a tragedy that keeps unfolding [The Mail and Guardian] 2017-08-18

Marikana Five Years Later: Thousands gather on the koppie to pay tribute to the 34 miners [The Daily Maverick] 2017-08-18

 VIDEO  Amcu boss speaks about Marikana 5 years after the massacre [eNCA] 2017-08-16

Five years on, #Marikana wounds are still raw [The Independent] 2017-08-16

August 16 must be a public holiday, says Malema [The Citizen] 2017-08-16

Marikana – a massive failure of justice [City Press] 2017-08-13

‘The SAPS is exploiting us’: Court order looms as 10111 workers continue strike [City Press] 2017-08-12

10111 strike back on with potential to escalate [The Independent] 2017-08-07

Unions to march on SAA against poor working conditions and corruption [The Independent] 2017-08-04

National Health Laboratory Services strike called off [The Citizen] 2017-08-04

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Numsa: SAA attempting to bully us into silence 2017-08-19 [Eyewitness News]

Saccawu takes Sun International to court over Gupta wedding treatment 2017-08-18 [eNCA]

Marikana then and now — a tragedy that keeps unfolding 2017-08-18 [The Mail and Guardian]

Marikana Five Years Later: Thousands gather on the koppie to pay tribute to the 34 miners 2017-08-18 [The Daily Maverick]

Labour brokers' group encourages labour brokers to disregard key judgement 2017-08-18 [Lawyers for Human Rights]

No mineworker will earn less than R10 000 in platinum mines 2017-08-17 [IOL/ANA]

North West Num leader gunned down in Marikana 2017-08-17 [City Press]

Country's new world wine smells off 2017-08-17 [New Internationalist]

Labour unions oppose ArcelorMittal's retrenchments 2017-08-17 [Business Report]

Looking to avoid platinum industry job cuts 2017-08-17 [Financial Mail]

Western Cape Union fined for posting threatening strike action pictures on WhatsApp and Facebook 2017-08-16 [BizTech]

#Marikana: Labour unions demand justice 2017-08-16 [IOL]

Informal miners demand legalisation of their work 2017-08-16 [TimesLive]

Marikana massacre cost man his son and ultimately also his grandson 2017-08-16 [TimesLive]

Solidarity warns of ‘major impact’ should AMSA proceed with job cuts 2017-08-16 [Mining Weekly]

#Marikana was a turning point for SA 2017-08-16 [IOL]

 VIDEO  Amcu boss speaks about Marikana 5 years after the massacre 2017-08-16 [eNCA]

Five years on, #Marikana wounds are still raw 2017-08-16 [The Independent]

August 16 must be a public holiday, says Malema 2017-08-16 [The Citizen]

Five years later, we haven’t learnt anything from Marikana 2017-08-16 [Daily Maverick]

Still no justice for the victims of the Marikana massacre 2017-08-16 [Mail & Guardian]

The spectre of Marikana still looms large 2017-08-16 [Fin24]

North West Five years on: Marikana residents still live in dire conditions 2017-08-16 [News24]

Gauteng Taxi protests rattle Tshwane 2017-08-16 [TimesLive]

Marikana: 'Our brothers did not die in vain' 2017-08-16 [The Times]

Cosatu welcomes stalling of plan on provident-fund payouts 2017-08-16 [Business Day]

Unions need to unite in fight for new jobs 2017-08-16 [Business Day]

ArcelorMittal SA to cut staff as steel sector outlook dims 2017-08-16 [Business Day]

Compensate and treat all Marikana victims equally says NUM 2017-08-15 [Mining Review]

North West Province plans to commemorate Marikana massacre in September 2017-08-15 [Eyewitness News]

North West Lonmin to reveal plans for Marikana memorial 2017-08-15 [iafrica.com]

Motsoeneng to explain SABC 8 dismissal in Labour Court 2017-08-15 [IOL/ANA]

SA must prosecute 2012 Marikana deaths, Amnesty says 2017-08-15 [Moneyweb/Bloomberg]

Mpumalanga Yet another devastating blow for Lily Mine 2017-08-15 [Business Report]

Western Cape Farming jobs at risk as Cape’s dry spell drags on 2017-08-15 [Business Day]

South Africa to import skilled immigrants 2017-08-15 [SABC]

Unions prepare for tough public sector talks 2017-08-14 [Business Day]

Deeds and omissions at the highest level add to the horror of Marikana 2017-08-14 [Business Day]

‘Our heroes changed our lives’ 2017-08-13 [City Press]

Lonmin gives in to Amcu at Marikana 2017-08-13 [City Press]

North West Marikana workers reap fruit of bitter sacrifice 2017-08-13 [Sunday Times]

Marikana – a massive failure of justice 2017-08-13 [City Press]

‘The SAPS is exploiting us’: Court order looms as 10111 workers continue strike 2017-08-12 [City Press]

Western Cape UCT staff decry ‘callous’ executive 2017-08-11 [Cape Times]

Solidarity calls for debate with Magara on minority union rights issue 2017-08-11 [Mining Weekly]

Amcu bars Ramaphosa from Marikana commemoration 2017-08-11 [IOL/ANA]

Amcu angry over ‘sidelining’ in Marikana process 2017-08-11 [Business Day]

AMCU dedicated to combating job losses in the mining industry 2017-08-10 [Business Report]

Review trade agreements to put South Africa first, Mathunjwa suggests 2017-08-10 [Mining Weekly]

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This month in labour history

13-08-1946 Police open fire on and kill several black miners on a march to Johannesburg during a strike for pay parity. [more]

16-08-2012 South African police fire upon and kill 34 miners at Marikana. [more]