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The New Zealand Herald
Oral History: 30 years on from the Baby Blacks triumphexperience five years earlier. Robert Muldoon's National government approved th
Oral History: 30 years on from the Baby Blacks triumph
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
experience five years earlier. Robert Muldoon's National government approved the entry of the Springboks, which saw an anti-apartheid movement clash with those who believed politics should stay out of sport. A school of thought claimed the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Another axe fallspopular struggles of the 1970s and 1980s has been reduced to a pale shadow of i
Another axe falls
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
popular struggles of the 1970s and 1980s has been reduced to a pale shadow of its former self, with the taming of the youth movement. The women’s, civic and rural people’s movements have to a large extent been co-opted or blunted to such an extent... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Ebony, Jet magazines sold to Black-owned Texas firmthroughout the U.S. and beyond and their experiences with Jim Crow segregation,
Ebony, Jet magazines sold to Black-owned Texas firm
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
throughout the U.S. and beyond and their experiences with Jim Crow segregation, the civil rights struggle, Black Power Movement, anti-apartheid movement, integration, the Million Man March and the election and re-election of the nation’s first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Struggle Hero Vigne DiesRANDOLPH Vigne, a widely-respected anti-apartheid hero, 'was more than a brothe
Struggle Hero Vigne Dies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
RANDOLPH Vigne, a widely-respected anti-apartheid hero, 'was more than a brother' to many Namibians, National Assembly Speaker Peter Katjavivi said yesterday. Vigne passed away on Sunday in Canterbury, England, only three weeks before his 88th... Read more
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The Advocate
A celebration of Juneteenth resonates under the interstate in Old South Baton Rougefirst African-American governor in the U.S.; Baton Rouge-born actress Lynn Whit
A celebration of Juneteenth resonates under the interstate in Old South Baton Rouge
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
first African-American governor in the U.S.; Baton Rouge-born actress Lynn Whitfield; and Nelson Mandela, a leader of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa and later president of that country. Those portraits are juxtaposed with paintings... Read more
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The Advocate
A celebration of Juneteenth resonates under the interstate in Old South Baton Rougefirst African American governor in the U.S.; Baton Rouge-born actress Lynn Whit
A celebration of Juneteenth resonates under the interstate in Old South Baton Rouge
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
first African American governor in the U.S.; Baton Rouge-born actress Lynn Whitfield; and Nelson Mandela, a leader of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa and later president of that country. Those portraits are juxtaposed with paintings... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Ethiopian Solidarity to Palestinian Solidarity - Petitioning for an International Volunteer ArmyIn the 1930s, there was a global Pan African movement for a volunteer army that
From Ethiopian Solidarity to Palestinian Solidarity - Petitioning for an International Volunteer Army
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
In the 1930s, there was a global Pan African movement for a volunteer army that petitioned Haile Selassie to fight Benito Mussolini's fascist Italy in occupied Ethiopia. What can this historical Ethiopia solidarity movement tell us about Palestine... Read more
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Calcutta News
Many gather at Orlando Stadium to mark the anniversary of Soweto Uprisings 1976in the Soweto area of Johannesburg had triggered a new phase of opposition to w
Many gather at Orlando Stadium to mark the anniversary of Soweto Uprisings 1976
Calcutta News / Posted 9 days ago
in the Soweto area of Johannesburg had triggered a new phase of opposition to white minority rule and kicked off Africa's anti-apartheid movement. Orlando Stadium in Soweto was reportedly filled with people singing and dancing as they celebrated... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s struggle continues, says Zumasome estimates putting the death toll at several hundred over the following mon
SA’s struggle continues, says Zuma
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
some estimates putting the death toll at several hundred over the following months as the uprising spread nationwide. “The apartheid ideology espoused that whites were by nature superior and that blacks were inherently inferior,” President Jacob... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
S.Africa honours Soweto uprising 40 years on40 years since the Soweto uprising, when security forces fired on black student
S.Africa honours Soweto uprising 40 years on
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
40 years since the Soweto uprising, when security forces fired on black students in a massacre that triggered a new era of anti-apartheid resistance. South African students attend the event "I am constitution" on June 15, 2016 in Johannesburg, on... Read more
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dna
President Mukherjee accorded with Grand Cross National Order of the Republic of Cote D'Ivoiriein support of the decolonisation of Africa in the 1950s and 1960s. It was also
President Mukherjee accorded with Grand Cross National Order of the Republic of Cote D'Ivoirie
dna / Posted 11 days ago
in support of the decolonisation of Africa in the 1950s and 1960s. It was also at the core of India's solidarity in the anti-apartheid movement," he said. Mukherjee said India will remain a steadfast partner in assisting Cote D'Ivoirie in its... Read more
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The Hindu
President Mukherjee awarded highest honour of Cote D’Ivoiriein support of the decolonisation of Africa in the 1950s and 1960s. It was also
President Mukherjee awarded highest honour of Cote D’Ivoirie
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
in support of the decolonisation of Africa in the 1950s and 1960s. It was also at the core of India’s solidarity in the anti-apartheid movement,” he said. Mr. Mukherjee said India will remain a steadfast partner in assisting Cote D’Ivoirie in... Read more
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Aljazeera
A defeated sanctions vote in the US should worry Israelthe policies and practices of the Israeli government place significant limitati
A defeated sanctions vote in the US should worry Israel
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
the policies and practices of the Israeli government place significant limitations on academic freedom and have led to substantial deprivations in the health and welfare of Palestinians in the West Bank, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, as well as... Read more
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The Economic Times
President Pranab Mukherjee awarded highest honour of Cote D'Ivoiriein support of the decolonisation of Africa in the 1950s and 1960s. It was also
President Pranab Mukherjee awarded highest honour of Cote D'Ivoirie
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
in support of the decolonisation of Africa in the 1950s and 1960s. It was also at the core of India's solidarity in the anti-apartheid movement," he said. Mukherjee said India will remain a steadfast partner in assisting Cote D'Ivoirie in its... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Freed from Canadian detention, South African man left in limboAfter more than 11 years in detention, Canada has freed a mysterious man who wa
Freed from Canadian detention, South African man left in limbo
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
After more than 11 years in detention, Canada has freed a mysterious man who was thought to be a South African anti-apartheid hero – but South Africa is showing little interest in bringing him home. The man, known as Victor Vinnetou, was the... Read more
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ESPN
Lapchick: How my friend Muhammad Ali brought people togetherdamage, kidney damage, a hernia, a concussion, and the N-word carved into my st
Lapchick: How my friend Muhammad Ali brought people together
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
damage, kidney damage, a hernia, a concussion, and the N-word carved into my stomach with a pair of office scissors. The anti-apartheid movement was under way in an attempt to isolate South Africa, with boycotts of trade, bank loans, oil, travel... Read more
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New Kerala
Doctor recalls Muhammad Ali's Kerala visit - newkerala.com #72524sense all was not well with him," said Ghafoor. "He was with us for two days a
Doctor recalls Muhammad Ali's Kerala visit - newkerala.com #72524
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
sense all was not well with him," said Ghafoor. "He was with us for two days and his speech also had a problem, so was his movements. He did not speak much and was generally quiet," added Ghafoor. "Even though he had converted to Islam and we also... Read more
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walesonline
Peter Hain's book on parents' anti-apartheid fight to become moviecompany has bought the film rights to a book by the former MP Peter Hain which
Peter Hain's book on parents' anti-apartheid fight to become movie
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
company has bought the film rights to a book by the former MP Peter Hain which chronicles his parents’ struggle against apartheid. Fifty One Productions, based in Neath, has won the rights to Ad & Wal, Hain’s story published in 2014 by... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Robert Kennedy was transformed by historic SA visitKennedy’s strong support for civil rights in the US was partly inspired by what
Robert Kennedy was transformed by historic SA visit
Mail & Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
Kennedy’s strong support for civil rights in the US was partly inspired by what he experienced on his historic visit to apartheid South Africa 50 years ago this month, his daughter Kerry Kennedy, a human rights activist, said in Johannesburg on... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Soweto Uprising: Share your experiences, pictures and perspectivesto the streets of Soweto to protest against being forced to study in Afrikaans,
The Soweto Uprising: Share your experiences, pictures and perspectives
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
to the streets of Soweto to protest against being forced to study in Afrikaans, the language of their white oppressors. As apartheid police responded to the march with force, the protest turned violent. By the end of the day, around 176 young... Read more
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iol.co.za
All the presidential men: Zuma under reviewNene, in December. Interestingly, Botha also cost the country dearly when, in
All the presidential men: Zuma under review
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
Nene, in December. Interestingly, Botha also cost the country dearly when, in August 1985, he refused to cross the apartheid Rubicon. Watched by over 200 million TV viewers, the finger-wagging Botha caused the rand to crash. This has led... Read more

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