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Commanding Heights : South Africa | on PBS

Full Report: South Africa. ... The Natives Land Act of 1913 limits African landownership to reserves totaling 7 percent of the land. ... A 1922 strike quickly turns into an armed rebellion that ...
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South Africa profile Timeline BBC News

Apr 04, 2018· A chronology of key events in the history of South Africa from 4thcentury migrations to the present day. ... Around 100,000 gold miners strike over ... The strike .
The leadup to the 1922 Rand Revolt Mining WeeklyThe leadup to the 1922 Rand Revolt Mining Weekly

The leadup to the 1922 Rand Revolt Mining Weekly

During the first three months of 1922, at a time when South Africa was gripped by a severe economic depression, 22 000 white employees working in the Witwatersrand's coal and gold mines ...
Some South African gold miners end strike Some South African gold miners end strike

Some South African gold miners end strike

Sep 06, 2013· By Sherilee Lakmidas JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) Some South African gold miners have ended their strike for higher wages and were heading back to work after just three days, bolstering confidence the strike could be formally called off on Friday. This would be a relief to Africa.
South African Gold Mine Workers to Strike WSJSouth African Gold Mine Workers to Strike WSJ

South African Gold Mine Workers to Strike WSJ

Gold mine workers in South Africa told mining companies they would strike in the coming days as producers and unions battle over wage rises, threatening a central part of the country's economy.
South African gold miners strike over 'slave wages in ...South African gold miners strike over 'slave wages in ...

South African gold miners strike over 'slave wages in ...

80,000 miners walk out in industrial action that will cost country £22m a day as government admits it can only plead for solution
1922 in South Africa Wikipedia1922 in South Africa Wikipedia

1922 in South Africa Wikipedia

1922 in South Africa ... 1014 – The Rand Rebellion, a strike by white mine workers which began on 28 December 1921, becomes open rebellion against the state. 15 – Long, labour pioneer and striker, is arrested. April. 1 – The South African Railways take control of all railway operations in South West Africa.
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South Africa gold miners to strike BT

Aug 30, 2013· South African gold miners will go on strike next week after talks with the Chamber of Mines collapsed. Lesiba Seshoka, a spokesman for the National Union of Mineworkers, said that the strike .
Transvaal Miners General Strike 1913 | Global Nonviolent ...Transvaal Miners General Strike 1913 | Global Nonviolent ...

Transvaal Miners General Strike 1913 | Global Nonviolent ...

After hiring nonunion miners, it reopened the mine on 11 June 1913. General Smuts, a former minister of mines in South African and the current Minister of Defense and Finance and the acting minister of Justice in South Africa met with the strike committee on 19 and 22 June 1913 but was unwilling to concede to their demands.
South Africa British commonwealth postal history ...South Africa British commonwealth postal history ...

South Africa British commonwealth postal history ...

SOUTH AFRICA 1921 6d blue RPSE uprated to Germany used at MOORLEIGH. HG 5a. 1921 6d blue on cream registered postal stationery envelope (size G) addressed to Germany and bearing additional 1d adhesive tied MOORLEIGH/ and dated
Timeline for South Africa Mr. Sheehy's EnglishMr. Sheehy ...Timeline for South Africa Mr. Sheehy's EnglishMr. Sheehy ...

Timeline for South Africa Mr. Sheehy's EnglishMr. Sheehy ...

Sep 25, 2011· 1880s South African gold rush begins at Witswatersrand 1897 Zululand incorporated into Natal province ... 1913 National Land Act (Territorial Segregation) 1923 ... 1946 African Mineworkers Strike (70,000 workers) 1948 ...
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South African gold miners go on strike

JOHANNESBURG (AP) A strike by tens of thousands of South African gold miners severely affected production in the struggling industry on Wednesday. There were no reports of violence and two mining companies reached a settlement with their workers. The strike started Tuesday evening. The National ...
The South African Labour Movement's Responses to ...The South African Labour Movement's Responses to ...

The South African Labour Movement's Responses to ...

The South African Labour Movement's Responses to Declarations ofMartial Law, WesselVisser. Summary The first two decades of South Africa's history is characterised as a period of serious endemic industrial unrest and violence, when the labour movement and capital were involved
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South Africa gold strike ends Yahoo News Singapore

Sep 08, 2013· South Africa gold strike ends. AFP News. 8 September 2013. Reblog. Share. Tweet. Share. South African mine workers walk home with fire wood in Carletonville on September 3, 2013. A gold miners' strike has ended after workers at Harmony Gold accepted a final wage offer, the country's secondlargest producer of the precious metal has said.
Recent South African Labor Legislation: Assessing the New ...Recent South African Labor Legislation: Assessing the New ...

Recent South African Labor Legislation: Assessing the New ...

An African Mineworkers Union strike in 1943 involved 73,557 workers, nine of whom were killed in clashes with police. SOUTH AFRICAN WORKING PARTY OF THE AMERICAN FRIENDS SERVICE COMMITTEE, SOUTH AFRICA: CHALLENGE AND HOPE 135 (1982). 27 South Africa: The Miner's Cauldron, AFRICAN CONFIDENTIAL, July 4, 1984, at I.
Baruch Hirson: The General Strike of 1922Baruch Hirson: The General Strike of 1922

Baruch Hirson: The General Strike of 1922

The General strike of 1922 was one of the most traumatic events in the struggle of the mainly white working class against their employers and the South African state. Although it started as a dispute against wage cuts on the mines, the strike developed into a revolt and ended with the aerial bombardment of portions of Johannesburg and the ...
Gold Fields to restart South African gold production as ...Gold Fields to restart South African gold production as ...

Gold Fields to restart South African gold production as ...

Dec 13, 2018· Workers will return to Gold Fields' sole South African mine on Thursday after a sixweek strike was called off by the country's National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), with production likely to ...
South African mine union says most gold workers on strike ...South African mine union says most gold workers on strike ...

South African mine union says most gold workers on strike ...

JOHANNESBURG – Union leaders in South Africa say most gold miners who went on strike for higher wages this week have accepted a new offer from employers. The South African Press Association ...