Marikana miners: The massacre of our illusionsAugust 2012 The struggle of miners at the Lonmin mine in South Africa is a turning point in organised workers’ relationship with the now thoroughly neoliberal ANC argues Leonard Gentle, setting the strike in historical and political context
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Leonard Gentle is the director of the International Labour and Research Information Group in South Africa and a former trade union organiser.
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