For Many S. Africans, Strikes Recall Apartheid Era
By: Ofeibea Quist-Arcton
September 10, 2012
Last month, a confrontation between the police and striking platinum miners turned deadly when police killed 34 people. The incident, and the fallout, have sent shock waves across South Africa, with people saying that the violence harks back to the bad old days of apartheid, repression and white minority rule.
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