US actor Danny Glover surprises Popcru marchers

2013-05-30 12:50

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United States actor and activist Danny Glover surprised Popcru members gathered at Mary Fitzgerald Square in central Johannesburg today.

He told the crowd he supported them.

“I’m here on behalf of all the workers in Mississippi. We are all supporting each other, we must stand together. Amandla!” he said.

He was accompanied by president of the United Automobile Workers’ Union of America (UAW) Bob King.

King and Glover were invited by the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa).

Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union members in all provinces, except Mpumalanga, are taking to the streets to demand the SA Police Service honours an agreement to change administrative staff salary grades.

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