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South African Union Leader Praises Platinum Wage Agreement

The president of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) of South Africa has described the agreement ending the country’s longest mining strike as a breakthrough for workers.  Joseph Mathunjwa said the workers have managed to unshackle themselves from the slave wage structure dating back from colonial times and lasting through 20 years since the end of apartheid. He called on the South African government to re-examine its industrialization and wage policies to...

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