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White-on-white violence: The 1922 Rand Revolution - OPINION ...

Mar 15, 2012 ... ... 1922 Rand Revolution (also referred to as the 1922 Miners Strike or .... the maximization of profits where deep low-yield gold ore depended...

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Cornish Miners and the Witwatersrand Gold Mines in South Africa, c ...

The Rand mines developed differently from all other deep-level mines in the ... the Rand, not in terms of a progression towards the great strikes of 1913 or 1922,...

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The Golden Thread: July 2013

Jun 29, 2013 ... WHITE WORKERS ON THE WITWATERSRAND GOLD MINES 1902 – 19221 ..... of strikes between 1907 and 1922 found in the mainstream secondary literature. .... These were problems shared by all miners on the Rand.

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1 Andy Capp's African Kin: Workers, Work and ... - UMass Amherst

with such problems as the significance of strikes in the colonial context and the social ... Southern Rhodesia”s gold mining industry retained a highly speculative ... mines] had indeed reflected the hope of a 'Second Rand' rather than the results of ..... For example, between 1906 and 1922, with the engineers in the lead, mine.

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RED MOUNTAIN OTHER MINES AND CLAIMS PART 2 | The Rand ...

Dec 8, 2013 ... July 17, 1922: “The extent of a ruby silver strike in the Kelly Rand ..... The Rand Contact lies just south of the Black Hawk gold mine and mill.

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The 1922 Gold Miners' Strike; Civil War engulfed Johannesburg and ...

the reds, 11 march 1922, civil war on the rand, world war 2.

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Rand Rebellion

The Rand Rebellion was an armed uprising of white miners in the Witwatersrand region of South Africa, in March 1922. Jimmy Green, a prominent politician in the Labour Party, was one of the leaders o...

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History of South Africa's Cheap Labour Economy: The 1946 Miners ...

Aug 21, 2012 ... When AMWU was formed in 1941 black miners earned 70 Rand a year while white workers received .... These expressions of frustration and anger could be from 1922, 1946 or today. ... Monty Naicker, “The African Miners Strike of 1946,” 1976. 2. Ruth First, “The Gold of Migrant Labour,” Spearhead, 1962.

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Miners' Strike: South Africa 1922 - St. James Encyclopedia of Labor ...

In early 1922, white South African workers in the Witwatesrand gold mining region went on strike. The strike soon became a violent rebellion—sometimes known...

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Empower Network - The Rand Rebellion 1922

Nov 3, 2013 ... The Rand Rebellion 1922 The ramifications of the Miners Strike in 1922 ... 1921 and spread when some gold mines were shut January 1922.

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city of Johannesburg - Miners' Strike remembered

Sep 27, 2011 ... The strike began on 1 January 1922, when coal miners refused to take a wage cut ... By 10 January, 22 000 gold mineworkers had joined the coal miners. ... the leaders organised a commando system across the Rand, from...

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Governments, Parliaments and Parties, Labour, Labour Movements ...

Apr 2, 2016 ... A state whose railwaymen, postmen, and miners were on strike was threatened ... white workers from the gold mines and power stations were on strike. ... War having been declared in the shape of a general strike on the Rand. .... in 1914, De la Rey, Christiaan De Wet (1854-1922), Jan Kemp (1872-1946),...

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ExecutedToday.com » 1922: C.C. Stassen, white miner

Oct 5, 2010 ... When white miners went on strike as the calendar turned to 1922, it was ... The legacy of the Rand Rising and the hangings of Stassen and...

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Interview: South Africa after Marikana – International Socialism

Jan 8, 2013 ... In terms of the killings in a strike you have to go back to 1922 to find anything on a ... of violence in strikes that the comparison is with the Rand Revolt of 1922, when ... In gold mining and coal, for instance, there are bargaining...

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N°73 - LSE

Coal, Gold and Class: Highveld white coal miners the Rand Revolt of 1922 by .... literature, which has tended to portray white worker militancy as a strike against.

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Gold Mining - Ekala Eco Tours

Johannesburg Gold mine tours, historical gold mine shafts of Kromdraai - Blaauwbank ... Strikers route, Benoni museum and insight into the miner's strikes. ... Rand Refinery, largest gold refinery since 1922 and refining all South African gold.

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VAN EYSSEN Strike cables 1922 - Historical Papers, Wits University

The Rand Rebellion of 1922, also referred to as the Rand Revolt or Red ... with strikes on the collieries of the Transvaal, spreading to the gold mines of the Reef,...

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The Role of Organized Labor - South Africa: Overcoming Apartheid

The strike in the rapidly expanding gold mining industry was precipitated by the owners' ... (“The Rand Revolt,” Chapter 13, Class and Colour in South Africa,).

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Rand Rebellion 1922 | South African History Online

Mar 11, 2016 ... The Rand Rebellion of 1922 was an armed uprising that is also ... Strikes soon spread to the gold mines of the Reef, especially those in the...

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