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The Chronicle
'From the Mountaintop'strike in the broader context of a world rocked by social upheaval in the name
'From the Mountaintop'
The Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
strike in the broader context of a world rocked by social upheaval in the name of liberty. He lists the civil rights movements in Tennessee and Mississippi, the anti-Apartheid movement in South Africa and the decolonization of Kenya and Ghana... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Susan Silverman On Anxiety, Adoption And Making A Family In An Uncertain Worldjust that. I had met Yosef and he was like me in a million ways — liberal, acti
Susan Silverman On Anxiety, Adoption And Making A Family In An Uncertain World
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
just that. I had met Yosef and he was like me in a million ways — liberal, activist, cared about issues. ... We met in the anti-apartheid movement at [Boston University]. And when I talked about the issue — about apartheid and about divestment — I... Read more
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dna
Desmystifying power: 'It is about influence and not force'strategies over the ages. They found that ruthless strategies which needed powe
Desmystifying power: 'It is about influence and not force'
dna / Posted 2 days ago
strategies over the ages. They found that ruthless strategies which needed power, do not work in the long run. The protest movements such as the Independence movement in India, the anti-apartheid movement have a better chance of sustained... Read more
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Raw Story
The time ‘the other Kennedy’ visited apartheid South Africa“RFK in the Land of Apartheid: A Ripple of Hope” was recently screened at the U
The time ‘the other Kennedy’ visited apartheid South Africa
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
“RFK in the Land of Apartheid: A Ripple of Hope” was recently screened at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) with filmmaker Larry Shore on hand to discuss the film. The documentary chronicles American Senator Robert Kennedy’s visit to South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Time 'The Other Kennedy' Visited Apartheid South AfricaHistorically, pass laws had always been enforced on black males, but in 1960, t
The Time 'The Other Kennedy' Visited Apartheid South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Historically, pass laws had always been enforced on black males, but in 1960, the apartheid government was on the verge of imposing them on women. “They were going to extend the same notorious pass laws to the African women which meant the entire... Read more
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Salon.com
“We must counter Israel’s McCarthyism”: Meet the Palestinian intellectual Israel fears mostThe time has long passed when one could dismiss the Boycott, Divestment and San
“We must counter Israel’s McCarthyism”: Meet the Palestinian intellectual Israel fears most
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
The time has long passed when one could dismiss the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement–calling for Palestinian rights as enshrined in international law and human rights discourse—as something “merely symbolic.” The attacks on BDS evidenced in... Read more
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Salon.com
How the CIA helped apartheid South Africa imprison Nelson Mandela for 27 years — and is now facing lawsuitsIt has long been suspected that the CIA played a role in the apartheid South Af
How the CIA helped apartheid South Africa imprison Nelson Mandela for 27 years — and is now facing lawsuits
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
It has long been suspected that the CIA played a role in the apartheid South Africa regime’s arrest and 27-year imprisonment of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela. It has now been confirmed. Donald Rickard, a former U.S. vice-consul in Durban,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
CIA's mysterious role in arrest of MandelaIdris Elba played the young Nelson Mandela in Mandela - The Long Walk to Freedo
CIA's mysterious role in arrest of Mandela
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Idris Elba played the young Nelson Mandela in Mandela - The Long Walk to Freedom. Photo / Roadshow Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader who would go on to become South Africa's first black president and a Nobel Peace Prize winner, spent 27... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Former CIA Spy Admitted To Helping South Africa Jail Nelson MandelaSouth Africa Jail Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela spent nearly three decades beh
Former CIA Spy Admitted To Helping South Africa Jail Nelson Mandela
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 8 days ago
South Africa Jail Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela spent nearly three decades behind bars and became the symbol of the anti-Apartheid movement in South Africa, and eventually became the nation’s first Black president after his release. In a... Read more
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International Business Times
Nelson Mandela was arrested by South Africa police in 1962 after CIA tip-off – former agent Mandela had to be stopped because he was fomenting violent revolution in South
Nelson Mandela was arrested by South Africa police in 1962 after CIA tip-off – former agent
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
Mandela had to be stopped because he was fomenting violent revolution in South Africa, which was then under the yoke of apartheid. The were fears that if there was an armed conflict in the country, the USSR and US would be drawn in and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is It Really So 'Good to Be Black' in Zimbabwe?it was Freedom Day in South Africa and people across the country celebrated the
Is It Really So 'Good to Be Black' in Zimbabwe?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
it was Freedom Day in South Africa and people across the country celebrated their hard-won freedom from the brutal, racist apartheid government. The overthrow of the regime was a remarkable collaborative achievement supported by governments and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Asperger's sufferer wows judges in speech competitionMandela had to overcome enormous hardship to achieve great things. Mandela was
Asperger's sufferer wows judges in speech competition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Mandela had to overcome enormous hardship to achieve great things. Mandela was jailed for 27 years by the South African apartheid government for standing up against them. Under the apartheid government non-white South Africans suffered terrible... Read more
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Breitbart
BDS Fail: Bruce Springsteen Guitarist Tells ‘Ignorant Idiot’ Israel Boycotters To Go F*** ThemselvesVan Zandt tweeted, “Ok asshole. It’s time for you to go f**k yourself. Justify
BDS Fail: Bruce Springsteen Guitarist Tells ‘Ignorant Idiot’ Israel Boycotters To Go F*** Themselves
Breitbart / Posted 20 days ago
Van Zandt tweeted, “Ok asshole. It’s time for you to go f**k yourself. Justify that.” Van Zandt, who was involved in the anti-apartheid movement in the 1980s, founding Artists Against Apartheid and composing the 1985 protest song “Sun City,” told... Read more
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Salon.com
Steven Van Zandt’s Israel gaffe: Musician gets basic facts wrong in Twitter rant. It is apartheid — and South African activists agreeZandt, a veteran member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and longtime activ
Steven Van Zandt’s Israel gaffe: Musician gets basic facts wrong in Twitter rant. It is apartheid — and South African activists agree
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
Zandt, a veteran member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and longtime activist who previously supported the boycott movement against South Africa and now supports a boycott of North Carolina, called supporters of the similar boycott movement... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Orders of the Dayand sports. Laurika Rauch received the Ikhamanga for devoutly using her music
National Orders of the Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
and sports. Laurika Rauch received the Ikhamanga for devoutly using her music to speak out against the wrongs of apartheid. Thomas Hasani Chauke received the Ikhamanga for his pioneering role in the development of Xitsonga music. Sylvia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - 2016 National Orders Awards Ceremonya renowned ANC intelligence officer. He is awarded for his selfless contributi
President Jacob Zuma - 2016 National Orders Awards Ceremony
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
a renowned ANC intelligence officer. He is awarded for his selfless contribution to the liberation struggle, serving the movement exceptionally well in various places such as Tanzania and Angola, and in the public service as the first... Read more
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iafrica.com
Winnie honoured with National Orderand sports. Laurika Rauch received the Ikhamanga for devoutly using her music
Winnie honoured with National Order
iafrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
and sports. Laurika Rauch received the Ikhamanga for devoutly using her music to speak out against the wrongs of apartheid. Thomas Hasani Chauke received the Ikhamanga for his pioneering role in the development of Xitsonga music. Sylvia... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bob Hawke looks back at Australia's involvement in downfall of apartheid Former prime minister Bob Hawke opened an exhibition in Canberra looking back
Bob Hawke looks back at Australia's involvement in downfall of apartheid
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
Former prime minister Bob Hawke opened an exhibition in Canberra looking back at Australia's cultural, social and political involvement in the anti-apartheid... Read more
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Boston Globe
Some Mass. college kids are risking arrest in the name of the environmentThe night before, 15 students were arrested on the same charges. The students
Some Mass. college kids are risking arrest in the name of the environment
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
The night before, 15 students were arrested on the same charges. The students are part of the campus’s divestment movement, which aims to slow climate change by stigmatizing investments in fossil fuels. The effort began at Swarthmore... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reports of the Death of Communications Privacy Are Greatly Exaggeratedprocedures in the act. South Africa has a sorry history of government abuse of
Reports of the Death of Communications Privacy Are Greatly Exaggerated
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
procedures in the act. South Africa has a sorry history of government abuse of communications surveillance to repress the anti-apartheid movement, and memories of these abuses remain strong. However, various global and local factors at the dawn of... Read more

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