Published by MAC on 2016-03-07
For decades the miners affected with debilitating silicosis were left to fend for themselves, after their hard labour made a fortune for Anglo American and AngloGold. Now, even if the settlement is somewhat late and not necessarily just, they may have secured some sense of financial security.
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Courtesy: MAC: Mines and Communities