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Miners Shot Down on etv

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Miners Shot Down on etv
Miners Shot Down on etv
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 This Monday, 11 January at 10pm, millions of people in Mzansi will for the first time be able to watch the truth about Marikana. We have a huge opportunity to channel Monday night's screening of Miners Shot Down on etv, into public support for compensation for those slain, action against police brutality, and accountability from mining companies who exploit our people and resources.

Over 5, 000 of you supported the widows who wanted the documentary broadcast, now we need to mobilise our communities to gather on Monday to watch one of the most important stories of our time.

It has become more important than ever that the story of Marikana is told to the broader public, because there still has been no justice for those slain. Right now, the surviving miners, widows and family members of those slain in the massacre have been battling for compensation. The Presidency has not engaged with them at all, despite claiming talks would begin in January to the media without engaging them directly [1].

Last year, for the 3rd anniversary of the massacre, the amandla .mobi community organised over 70 events across Mzansi to remember those slain at Marikana. Now, more than ever a TV screening in Mzansi could be used to mobilise thousands to demand justice. But it’s up to us to get our communities to tune in to watch Miners Shot Down. Let history show that you brought people together to remember those slain and continued the call for justice.

[1] Presidency: Marikana compensation talks to begin in January, Greg Nicolson for the Daily Maverick, 8 December 2015

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  • reymond mapakata
    signed 2016-08-22 10:04:30 +0200
    keep watching
  • Mike Kops
    signed 2016-01-12 06:51:09 +0200
  • Francis Stuurman
    signed 2016-01-12 06:24:33 +0200
    Shocking!!!!!!!!
  • Goodman Ernest
    signed 2016-01-11 22:24:59 +0200
    South Africa is a Freedom Country n we derfore deserve to knw d truth of wats happining in our Country, der goes d truth. Thank you
  • Sekukuni Lepholletse
    signed 2016-01-11 18:09:55 +0200
    Welcome to join me.
  • ino diaz
    signed 2016-01-11 17:37:10 +0200
    We want to see the truth
  • thandi msimang
    signed 2016-01-11 15:49:50 +0200
    ofcouese. ive spread the word already
  • Samuel Tshehla
    posted about this on Facebook 2016-01-11 14:18:41 +0200
    #MinersShotDown showing on etv this Monday, 11 Jan at 22:00 #RememberMarikana @MinersShotDown
  • Samuel Tshehla
    @tshehla003 tweeted link to this page. 2016-01-11 14:18:38 +0200
  • Samuel Tshehla
    signed 2016-01-11 14:17:10 +0200
    The incident have caught the world at “Ohh”, so i want Mzansi people to see the reality of how the Massarca transpired.
  • oscar kotoyi
    signed 2016-01-11 12:11:13 +0200
    All South African Citizens should see the documentary.
  • Liane Swift
    signed 2016-01-11 07:51:54 +0200
  • Yazeed Samodien
    signed 2016-01-09 23:36:25 +0200
    For justice
  • Cheeky Native
    posted about this on Facebook 2016-01-09 13:58:07 +0200
    #MinersShotDown showing on etv this Monday, 11 Jan at 22:00 #RememberMarikana @MinersShotDown
  • Cheeky Native
    @CheekyNative tweeted link to this page. 2016-01-09 13:58:05 +0200
  • Nathan Kabingesi
    signed 2016-01-09 13:56:22 +0200
    Finally
  • geoff mapaya
    signed 2016-01-09 08:44:57 +0200
  • koulla xinisteris
    signed 2016-01-08 18:45:02 +0200
  • Ndim uSongezo
    signed 2016-01-08 15:55:46 +0200
  • Pierre Marre
    signed 2016-01-08 10:41:59 +0200
  • Ndala Matabane
    signed 2016-01-08 10:16:54 +0200