The five workers who were arrested and charged for public violence appeared in Cape Town magistrate’s court on Thursday.
MyCiti bus project workers have been on an unprotected strike since the 15th of October to demand insourcing and equal pay for equal work.
The striking workers are adamant that they will continue with the strike for insourcing that started in October.
The striking by MyCiti project workers have been on strike for two weeks and there has been no negotiation with the outsourced companies or the City of Cape Town yet.
A lecture by Adam Hanieh sheds light on where the uprisings that started in North Africa and spread to the Middle East in 2011, are today.