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Silicosis: ‘Can they just pay me before I die?’

Despite winning a R5 billion settlement in 2018, miners who contracted TB and silicosis at work and the family members of those who died are still waiting for that payment The post Silicosis: ‘Can they just pay me before I die?’ appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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“Stay at home, Cyril said. But what about the homeless?”

In Tshwane, forcing homeless people off the street resulted in chaos and the abuse of a vulnerable population. In Durban, a smooth, well-planned operation fared far better The post “Stay at home, Cyril said. But what about the homeless?” appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Certain views about Covid-19’s global trajectory are anti-poor and anti-human

This is no time to snigger at the high rates of coronavirus in the Global North. We could be just as hard hit — and it is poor people who will suffer the most The post Certain views about Covid-19’s global trajectory are anti-poor and anti-human appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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