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#mary manning

# mary-manning - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'Still to this day I always say I would do it again': How a 21-year-old Dunnes Stores worker stood up against apartheid
# Striking Back
# Striking Back

'Still to this day I always say I would do it again': How a 21-year-old Dunnes Stores worker stood up against apartheid

Nov 11th 2017, 7:30 AM 26,767 Views 45 Comments

Mary Manning kickstarted a two year campaign when she refused to process the sale of two South African grapefruits.

# mary-manning - Thursday 30 July, 2015

'He didn't value that we were actually human beings, it was like a nightmare.'
# Mary Manning
# Mary Manning

'He didn't value that we were actually human beings, it was like a nightmare.'

Jul 30th 2015, 1:09 PM 25,546 Views 6 Comments

Mary Manning was repeatedly abused by her stepfather.

# mary-manning - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

30 years on: A Dunnes Stores worker 'changed the face of the anti-apartheid movement'
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# Lockout

30 years on: A Dunnes Stores worker 'changed the face of the anti-apartheid movement'

Oct 22nd 2014, 7:00 AM 8,645 Views 7 Comments

The eleven workers who went on strike attended the funeral of Nelson Mandela last year.

# mary-manning - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Dunnes Stores strikers to attend Nelson Mandela's funeral
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# Tribute

Dunnes Stores strikers to attend Nelson Mandela's funeral

Dec 7th 2013, 7:52 PM 40,441 Views 117 Comments

Nelson Mandela met with the Dunnes Stores strikers after his release in 1990 and said that their stand helped keep him going during his imprisonment.