Youth and the National Liberation Struggle collection

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(1976) Meetings on schools language issues', The World, 5 March
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
"To All Residents of Soweto, Hostels, Reef and Pretoria." Flyer in English and Zulu by Soweto Students' Representative Council, September 7, 1976 WE SAY: 1. REMEMBER YOU ARE ALL BLACKS: Whether...
Archive Type: Pamphlet
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(1976) 'World car rushes shot school riot victim to clinic', The World, 17 June
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
On a winter's day in 1976 more than 20 000 pupils from the African township complex of Soweto began a protest march against a Bantu Education Department regulation that Afrikaans be used as one of...
Archive Type: Articles
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Mutloatse, M. (1976) 'Leaders lash ‘stupid’ education system', The World, 23 May.
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Press release by Khotso Seatlholo, chairman of the Soweto Students' Representative Council, October 29,1976 There are a few points which, on behalf of the Black youth and students of South Africa,...
Archive Type: Official Document - Press Release
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(1976) 'School sackings wil not lead to withdrawals', The World, 11 February
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Twenty-five years ago, on 19 April 1980, high school and tertiary students in the African, Coloured and Indian areas of the Western Cape embarked on a class boycott. This became a precursor to a...
Archive Type: Articles
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Nxumalo, C & Bokala, W.(1976) 'UBC in new school row', The World, 17 June
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
On 3 June the UBC had collapsed and the students announced that they were planning to commemorate the dead during the week 13 to 19 June. During that period shebeens were to be closed. On the 16th...
Archive Type: Articles
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(1976) 'Need for cool heads over language row', The World, 15 June
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Throughout the 1960's black students campaigned for the right to affiliate to the National Union of South African Students (NUSAS) and just as steadfastly, the move was vetoed by the campus...
Archive Type: Articles
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(1976) 'Riot - Kruger speaks', The World, 17 June
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
In the first eight weeks of the Revolt in Soweto, there were two periods of intense confrontation with the police. The first extended over the initial three days, from June 16 to 19, and the second...
Archive Type: Articles
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Ndlovu, D. (1976) 'Kids told - get back to school', The World, 2 August
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Chaos in the African Schools. The reorganisation of the African schools in the wake of the changes governing secondary school entrance led to conditions bordering on chaos. The first step was...
Archive Type: Articles
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Archive Type: Audio and Video
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Bokala, W. (1976) 'Anti-Afrikaans pupils go on strike in soweto', The World,18 May
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
TOMORROW we will commemorate June 16 1976 - the day that saw the start of the Soweto uprising. For almost three decades now, on this day we have remembered the struggle that shaped the generation "1...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
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(1976) 'Botha defends language', The World, 18 June
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
"Memorandum to the Minister of Bantu Administration and Development and Bantu Education by Soweto Black Community Leaders," written by M. T. Moerane, June 29, 1976 (abridged) .... In actual fact...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
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(1976) 'Inquiry must be held into Soweto riot', The World, 17 June.
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
BROTHERS AND SISTERS: Vorster and his assassins have learnt nothing since Sharpeville. Once again he has called out his murderers to shoot down in cold blood innocent people in the name of preserving...
Archive Type: Pamphlet
Casualties of the Student Uprising Student protests in Alex ©  Pieterson, Hector  Dajee, Bhanudey  Adams, Sandra Joyce  Daniels, Patrick J  Adriaanse, Noel John...
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Bokala, W. (1976) 'Seventh school join strike', The World
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
DOCUMENT 37. "Black Power--Students Forced to Leave Meeting." Article in Dome (University of Natal), March 27, 1969 Four students of UND [University of Natal-Durban] walked out of a student...
Archive Type: Articles
Reaction Takes the Offensive After the first attempted march on Johannesburg on 4 August, and the partial stay-at-home which kept at least 60 per cent of the labour force away from work, the SSRC...
Archive Type: Articles
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Nxumalo, C. (1976) 'New school joins strike', The World, 28 April, p. 4
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Beerhalls have always been at the centre of the waves of political turmoil in Johannesburg's African townships. The Johannesburg City Council JCC) opened a beerhall in Western Native Township (WNT)...
Archive Type: Articles
  'UNITE! MOBILISE! FIGHT ON! BETWEEN THE ANVIL OF UNITED MASS ACTION AND THE HAMMER OF THE ARMED STRUGGLE WE SHALL CRUSH APARTHEID!' This message was Mandela's call after the...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The landscape of Black political activity in the 1960s was a very different one from that of the previous decade. The apartheid government had shattered the Black resistance movements, in particular...
Archive Type: Articles
From the book: Book 5: People, Places and Apartheid commissioned by The Department of Education By 10:30 on 16 June 1976, thousands of students had gathered in Orlando West to begin a protest...
Author: Phil Bonner
Archive Type: Book chapter
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The diary of Maria Tholo - Introducing by Carol Hermer The diary of Maria Tholo - August 11 - 15 by Carol Hermer The diary of Maria Tholo - August 16 - 24 by Carol Hermer The diary of Maria...
Author: Carol Hermer
Archive Type: Online book
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It is generally recognised that mass popular struggles during the 1970s and 1980s played a pivotal role in eroding apartheid and creating the conditions for the transition to democracy in South...
Archive Type: Book chapter
My concerns in this chapter are two-fold. The first is to sketch the formation of SANSCO in late 1979. The second is to analyse SANSCO's ideology and politics. With respect to the latter, I show how...
Archive Type: Book chapter
Dorothy Molefi is a mother who lost her child to violence. But what makes her story unique is that her child became an international icon of South Africa's struggle for freedom. Her child was Hector...
Archive Type: Interviews
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(1976) 'Asking too much of our kids', The World, 25 February
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
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Nxumalo, C. (1976) 'Language strike continues', The World, 15 June
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
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World Reporter. (1976) 'ANC-PAC enlist exiled students', The World, 30 December
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings

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