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Equality Court won’t hear Oak Valley case

Judge says private employers are under no duty to provide accommodation to employees

By Tariro Washinyira - 25 November 2019
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The grim life of a Philippi farm worker

But farmers say they too are struggling

By Barbara Maregele - 22 November 2019
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Some clinics reopen after closing for three days during security strike

Strike by Phiko Security guards in Motherwell is not over

By Joseph Chirume - 21 November 2019
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Healthy baby for Shoprite cashier who was assaulted while pregnant

Video of assault shocked SA

By Velani Ludidi - 21 November 2019
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Heated debate over which court should hear farm worker case

Judge expected to rule next week on whether Oak Valley case will be heard in Labour or Equality Court

By Tariro Washinyira and GroundUp Staff - 8 November 2019
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A day in the life of a municipal sewerage worker

“When I started I had to fight off nausea”

By Peter Luhanga - 28 October 2019
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Low wages are not just the farmers’ fault, says US activist

Baldemar Velásquez shares experience at farm worker conference

By Barbara Maregele and Tariro Washinyira - 22 October 2019
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PE nurses strike escalates

Health workers are worried about their safety after a spate of assaults

By Joseph Chirume - 8 October 2019
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Security guard wage negotiations deadlocked

Unions reject offer of 5% increase

By Gaby Ndongo - 4 October 2019
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Medical staff demand better security at Motherwell clinic

Strike enters second day

By Joseph Chirume - 3 October 2019
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Family losing hope of finding body of informal gold miner

Witness Manono died in April in Mpumalanga

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 23 September 2019
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Oak Valley: employers and employees argue over court jurisdiction

Workers want their plea for better housing heard in the Equality Court

By Tariro Washinyira - 17 September 2019
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Call for forensic investigation into farm worker equity schemes

Mcebisi Skwatsha promises to set up a task team

By Barbara Maregele - 16 September 2019
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Ekhurhuleni municipal workers demand R810 million in back pay

March in Benoni in support of 4,500 workers

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 4 September 2019
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Worker advice office a casualty of Joburg looting

Casual Workers Advice Office vows to continue its work

By Zoë Postman - 4 September 2019
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Former mine workers march to Parliament on Marikana day

Unpaid Benefits Campaign say it can prove workers are owed money

By Tariro Washinyira - 16 August 2019