Browsing All posts tagged under »violence«

Labour backs child beating ban

August 2, 2013


South Africa, steeped for generations in the violent resolution of disputes, is about to take a step to get to the roots of the problem.

No angels in bloody SA mine clashes

August 15, 2012


The ongoing tension and violence at South Africa's Lonmin platinum mine is a much more complex and messy business than a simple turf war between unions in the Rustenburg region of the country. At this stage, all that seems clear is that there are no angels in this; no clear good guys and bad guys.