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Our experiences of exile and armed struggle, however painful, were a source of strength and inspiration during hard times. This story is about the life and activities that took place in the Umkhonto...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Manifesto of Umkhonto we Sizwe Leaflet issued by the Command of Umkhonto we Sizwe, 16th December 1961 Units of Umkhonto we Sizwe today carried out planned attacks against government installations...
Archive Type: Official Document - Policy documents
Raymond Suttner talks about the upcoming 50th Anniversary of MK (from Polity.org.za). The 50th anniversary of uMkhonto we Sizwe on December 16 2011 is an opportunity to examine the role, meaning and...
Archive Type: Audio and Video
TRC Report interview with Zahrah Narkedien, a former Umkhonto we Sizwe cadre who was confined in a basement for seven months. From murder to torture. Torture of political prisoners was routine in...
Archive Type: Audio and Video
TRC Report on three Umkhonto we Sizwe members who stormed into the Silverton branch of Volkskas bank. Lunchtime January 25, 1980. Three Umkhonto we Sizwe storm into the Silverton branch of Volkskas...
Archive Type: Audio and Video
Aspects of some expereinces of women in the struggle for liberation in the MK: 1976 – 1988 A case study of 10 women by Kongko Louis Makau
Archive Type: Theses and Dissertations
Umkhonto We Sizwe ("Spear of the Nation") was founded partly in response to the notorious Sharpeville Massacre of March 1960. Its leader, Nelson Mandela, was to be arrested shortly after this...
Archive Type: Official or Original Documents
From: Lessons of the 1950s By Richard Monroe, March-May 1984 Chapter 12 - Blind alley of guerrillaism After the May 1961 stay-at-home, Mandela wrote: "Of all the observations made on the strike,...
Archive Type: Book chapter
Whatever the virtues of South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) – we are assured it still has a few – it was never any good at armed struggle. And no more...
Author: Howard Barrell
Archive Type: Articles
Question: On the night of the 12th/13th of August, a unit of the People`s Army shelled Voortrekkerhoogte, the Headquarters of the racist SADF with, according to reports, 122mm rockets. This is the...
Archive Type: Articles
JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 15— The South African Army reported tonight that six people were killed and five people seriously wounded when a light truck set off a land mine close to the border with...
Author: Sheila Rule
Archive Type: Articles
The Central Committee of the South African Communist Party warmly greets all Communists who are taking part in the armed struggle for the liberation of our country. For decades it has been a cardinal...
Publication date: 1967
Archive Type: Official or Original Documents
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Thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of D.Phil. in Politics in the Faculty of Social Studies, University of Oxford. Abstract: The ANC's stress on armed...
Author: Howard Barrell
Publication date: 1993-00-00
Archive Type: Theses and Dissertations
  Umkhonto we Sizwe - Structure, Training and Force Levels (1984 to 1994) - African Defence Review No 18, 1994       Umkhonto we Sizwe -       Structure,...
Publication date: 1994
Archive Type: Articles
Publication date: September 2012
Publisher: South African History Journal
Archive Type: Articles