Stephen Bantu Biko collection

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Steve Biko was not alone in forging the Black Consciousness Movement, he was nevertheless its most prominent leader, who with others guided the movement of student discontent into a political force...
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I’ve been trying to understand what’s happening at my alma mater and employer for over 40 years, the University of Cape Town (UCT). Part of this endeavour involved exploring the history...
Author: Tim Crowe
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CHENGIAH “ROGERS” RAGAVEN was an arts student at the University of Natal “Non-European” Section and became a close friend of Steve Biko. He was elected president of the university’s first black...
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"The blacks are tired of standing at the touchlines to witness a game that they should be playing. They want to do things for themselves and all by themselves." Letter to SRC Presidents, I...
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This pamphlet exemplifies a moderate strand of opposition to the pass laws in the 1930s from the African elite and some white allies.
Archive Type: Pamphlet
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Publication date: 08 September 2014
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Barney Pityana and Steve Biko’s mother, Alice
While he was being detained in jail in Port Elizabeth, Barney Pityana read in a newspaper about Stephen Biko’s death. Forty years later, he recalls the shock and grief he felt that day, and how the...
Author: Barney Pityana
Publication date: 10 September 2017
Archive Type: Articles
Ntsiki Biko and members of the Biko family; Distinguished guests; Ladies and gentlemen, We are gathered here to pay homage to one of the greatest sons of our nation, Stephen Bantu Biko. His hope...
Publication date: 12 September 1997
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
We meet here today to commemorate the death of an outstanding young South African patriot, Stephen Bantu Biko. The bloody decade of the 1970s in our country, which included the Soweto Uprising of...
Publication date: 12 September 2007
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
    TODAY marks the 35th anniversary of the murder of black consciousness leader, Bantu Stephen Biko. Arrested a healthy man on August 18 1977, he died three weeks later as a result of...
Publication date: 12 September 2012
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Publication date: 12 September 2014
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Publication date: 17 September 2014
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Publication date: 17 September 2014
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Publication date: 1959
Publisher: The Black Sash
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Publication date: 1977
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Steve Biko was the number forty sixth person to die in security police detention in South Africa. And for the first time, the inquest revealed full and horryfying details of how political detainees...
Publication date: 1978
Archive Type: Book chapter
Rose Sonto describes student organizing in his high school in Malteno, in the Eastern Cape, in 1969, well before the Soweto Uprising of 1976. The main political influence on him at that time was the...
Publication date: 2007
Archive Type: Audio and Video
Published in South African Historical Journal Publication details, including instructions for authors and subscription information: Michigan State University, USA Online publication date: 25 May...
Publication date: 25 May 2010
Publisher: South African Historical Journal
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The editor of the Daily Dispatch, Donald Woods, had become increasingly concerned about the future of South Africa – more and more he left the day-to-day running of the newspaper to his staff, as he...
Publication date: 6 September 2012
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Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
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Publication date: 8 September 2014
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Publication date: 8 September 2014
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Publication date: 9 September 2014
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Publication date: 9 September 2014
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This is the paper produced for a SASO Leadership Training Course in December 1971 by Bantu Stephen Biko. We have defined blacks as those who are by law or tradition politically, economically and...
Publication date: December 1971
Archive Type: Articles
Publication date: February 1973
Publisher: The Black Sash
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Publication date: July 1987
Publisher: Grassroots
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings
Publication date: March 1956
Publisher: Liberation
Archive Type: Newspaper clippings