South Africa: The politics of massacre

Forty-eight hours after South African police killed 34 striking miners Aug. 16, Julius Malema showed up at the Lonmin platinum mine north of Johannesburg to assign the blame.

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 08/22/2012 12:00 am EDT

Forty-eight hours after South African police killed 34 striking miners Aug. 16, Julius Malema showed up at the Lonmin platinum mine north of Johannesburg to assign the blame.

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