Rivonia Trial 1963 -1964 collection

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Document found by the police at Rivonia, 11 July 1963 PART I. The white state has thrown overboard every pretence of rule by democratic process. Armed to the teeth it has presented the people with...
Archive Type: Official or Original Documents
Description: Denis Goldberg is a South African social campaigner, who was active in the struggle against apartheid. Goldberg was a technical officer in the armed wing of the African National Congress, Umkhonto we Sizwe and was sentenced in 1964 at the end of the famous Rivonia Trial to four terms of life imprisonment. Goldberg draws parallels between apartheid South Africa and Israel and highlights the importance of Boycott, Divestment and Sanction. He spoke during Israeli Apartheid Week 2012 at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Archive Type: Audio and Video
PART 1. The white state has thrown overboard every pretence of rule by democratic process. Armed to the teeth it has presented the people with only one choice and that is its overthrow by force and...
Archive Type: Official or Original Documents
An extract from Nelson Mandela's Rivonia Trial speech, June 1964. Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PV_deuGeYY&feature=related
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THE SOUTH AFRICAN STATE THEATRE AND PAMBILI PRODUCTIONS PRESENT Executive producers Mandla Dube and Aubrey Sekhabi Written by Aubrey Sekhabi, Mandla Dube and Mpumelelo Paul Grootboom...
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From: Spotlight on South Africa, Dar es Salaam, Volume 2, No. 24, June 15, 1964 12 June 1964 Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu, Govan Mbeki, Ahmed Kathrada, Raymond Mhlaba, Andrew Mlangeni, Denis...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
It is hard these days - twenty-five years on - to recapture the feeling of the time of Rivonia - of the sudden arrest of some of the leading liberation movement's activists, of the triumphant state...
Publication date: 2 July 1988
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The Rivonia raid of July 11, 1963, was followed by an anti-climax: a trial in which Nelson Mandela, who was brought out of prison to become one of the accused, Walter Sisulu, Govan Mbeki, and others...
Publication date: 20 July 1997
Archive Type: Articles
Alan Wieder remembers the Rivonia Raid 50 years after it happened. The South African government in the early 1960s attacked the Rovonia farm, then occupied by the African National Congress and the...
Publication date: 20 May
Archive Type: Audio and Video