Dr. Yusuf Mohamed Dadoo Collection

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South Africa has a population of 15 million, of which 12 million are non-whites and 3 million are whites. The white people of South Africa are a settled community unlike those in the rest of Africa,...
Publication date: MARCH 2, 1961
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

Sir, We, the undersigned, in terms of the resolution adopted at the 20th Conference of the South African Indian Congress held at Johannesburg on the 25th, 26th and 27th January 1952, are enjoined to...
Publication date: FEBRUARY 20, 1952
Archive Type: Letters

The year 1962 will bring no comfort to Verwoerd, the white racialists and the colonialists. The final and complete liquidation of apartheid and colonialism is on the agenda of history. During the...
Publication date: 1962
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

It is against every concept of the rule of law and the principles of democracy and an act of sheer impudence for the Minister to call upon office bearers and leaders of democratic and lawful...
Publication date: MAY 1952
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

"The South Africa United Front has been dissolved," said the statement issued by the representatives of the African National Congress (ANC), Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), South West Africa...
Publication date: MARCH 1962
Archive Type: Articles

It is not possible for me at the moment to outline the precise and practical steps that will be undertaken to defeat the ban imposed upon me by the Minister of Justice. This matter will no doubt...
Publication date: MAY 1952
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

The South African Indian Congress 1. The South African Indian Congress is, as stated in the memorandum submitted to the late Mr. Dag Hammarskjold, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on his...
Publication date: MARCH 6, 1964
Archive Type: Letters

"I am happy to be back in my homeland. I will have the opportunity to again take my full share in the struggle of all anti-Nationalists to overthrow the Malan Government and to establish a truly...
Publication date: OCTOBER 1949
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

(Extracts) By virtue of my professional activities I have been brought into very close contact with the lives of many people in our multi-racial community and I have found that the problems of...
Publication date: JULY 1952
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

"Never before in the history of South Africa have the national leaders acted so swiftly and with complete oneness of purpose in their determination to beat back the fascist attack on the lives and...
Publication date: JUNE 1950
Archive Type: Interviews

The proposal made by Archbishop Hurley when he addressed the Indo-European Joint Council at Pietermaritzburg to the effect that the Indian community make a "gesture of goodwill, that they accept...
Publication date: NOVEMBER 1952
Archive Type: Letters

INDIAN COMMUNITY AND ALL OPPRESSED PEOPLE DEEPLY GRATEFUL YOUR UNTIRING EFFORTS AND BRILLIANT ADVOCACY OUR RIGHTEOUS CAUSE. INDIA'S JUST STAND AGAINST APARTHEID TYRANNY AND RACIALISM AND FOR BASIC...
Publication date: NOVEMBER 21, 1950
Archive Type: Letters

The Conference of Asian and African countries which is scheduled to take place in Indonesia in the middle of April should mark a historical step forward in the fight for world peace and in the...
Publication date: 1955
Archive Type: Articles

I. The South African Indian Congress has on many occasions broughtto the attention of the United Nations and its Member States thecondition of the people of Indian origin in South Africa and...
Publication date: JUNE 1968
Archive Type: Memorandum

   (M. P. Naicker passed away while on his way from London to Berlin on April 29, 1977. The following tribute to his memory was delivered at his funeral in London on May 8, 1977.) We are...
Publication date: MAY 8, 1977
Archive Type: Articles

A message from Dr. Y. M. Dadoo to the Indian people Brothers and Sisters The struggle against apartheid and for Freedom has entered a newdecisive phase. Freedom-fighters, combat units, well-trained...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

Since the volume Fifty Fighting Years was published in 1971 to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the foundation of the Communist Party of South Africa, much water has flowed under the political...
Publication date: 1977
Archive Type: Articles

The central thesis of the policy of apartheid is white supremacy its preservation and perpetuation - based on Black servitude. The realisation of this object of apartheid is ruthlessly pursued in...
Archive Type: Articles

As one who has had the privilege, honour and, indeed, the pleasure of being a close associate and comrade-in-arms of Dr. Naicker - MONTY to all of us - in the political arena for the last forty years...
Publication date: 1978
Archive Type: Articles

QUESTION: Dr. Dadoo, you have just published a leaflet which is the first public call you have made to the Indian people since you left South Africa in 1960. Can you tell us what the background to...
Publication date: 1968
Archive Type: Interviews

This volume of documents has been produced to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the foundation of the South African Communist Party on July 30, 1921. Our Party, the oldest Communist Party on the...
Publication date: 1981
Archive Type: Articles

We, South African communists and progressives, are very pleased that the People's Publishing House has considered it of sufficient importance to come out with an Indian edition of Comrade Lerumo's...
Publication date: 1972
Archive Type: Articles

Statement submitted to the United Nations Special Committee against Apartheid on the occasion of the Day of Solidarity with the South African Political Prisoners, October 11, 1979] It is a singular...
Publication date: 11 October 1979
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

26th January 1973 Dear Comrades, The epic fight of the Vietnamese people has been of immense world-historical significance to all who oppose imperialism and who long for national liberation,...
Publication date: JANUARY 26, 1973
Archive Type: Letters

[Dr. Dadoo was interviewed in London by Michael Kallenbach ofthe United Nations Radio's anti-apartheid unit.] MK: With me is Yusuf Dadoo, who is Chairman of the South African Communist Party and Vice...
Publication date: 1979
Archive Type: Interviews

"How is it that we, a people deprived of everything, living in dire straits, manage to wage our struggle and win successes? Our answer is: this is because Lenin existed, because he fulfilled his...
Publication date: 1973
Archive Type: Articles

This volume of documents has been produced to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the foundation of the South African Communist Party on July 30, 1921. Our Party, the oldest Communist Party on the...
Publication date: 1981
Archive Type: Articles

On behalf of the South African Indian Congress, I should like to express our deep gratitude to the Special Committee against Apartheid for having given us this opportunity of presenting a written...
Publication date: APRIL 1964
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

Events in the last nine months have confirmed the broad lines of the report adopted by the last Plenary Session of our Central Committee. In that report we noted that the special contradictions and...
Publication date: OCTOBER 1973
Archive Type: Articles

On behalf of the South African Indian Congress I express my appreciation for this opportunity to address you. This is not the first time that a representative of my organisation has been accorded...
Publication date: APRIL 1964
Archive Type: Memorandum

We have come together to pay homage to Comrade Michael Harmel, an outstanding South African revolutionary whose whole life was unconditionally and totally dedicated to the struggle of the people and...
Publication date: JUNE 24, 1974
Archive Type: Articles

The publication of Sechaba as a regular monthly journal is to be welcomed as a further source of information for the already powerful and well-sustained world-wide movement of condemnation of...
Publication date: JANUARY 1967
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

Important changes have been taking place in the world of late. The correlation of forces is changing steadily to the disadvantage of imperialism and the advantage of socialism and progress. This does...
Publication date: 1975
Archive Type: Interviews

[Note: Most of this correspondence is from the Pyarelal papers at the National Archives of India, New Delhi - a large part of which are also in the ANC Collection at the Institute of Commonwealth...
Archive Type: Articles

(Extracts) In sincerely wishing you good health, strength and longevity of life, both for your sake and for the sake of the successful prosecution of our struggle for freedom, I wish to say that we...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

Statement In Court By Dr G. M. Naicker And Dr Y. M. Dadoo, When Charged With Aiding And Abetting Under The Immigrants Regulation Act Of 1913, February 26, 194817 Your Worship, We are charged with...
Publication date: February 26, 1948
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

Isithwalandwe/Seaparankoe is the highest honour awarded by the ANC to those who have made an outstanding contribution and sacrifice to the liberation struggle. Isithwalandwe, literally translated,...
Publication date: 1955 - 2014
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

From: Passive Resistance 1946 - A Selection of Documents compiled by E.S. Reddy & Fatima Meer Reports of the Passive Resistance Councils ”” Natal and Transvaal "Five...
Author: Yusuf Mohamed Dadoo
Publication date: 1946
Archive Type: Report

From the book: Passive Resistance 1946 - A Selection of Documents compiled by E.S. Reddy & Fatima Meer Report on Passive Resistance, 13 June 1946-13 May 1947 The Indian People The...
Author: E.S. Reddy & Fatima Meer
Publication date: 1946
Archive Type: Book chapter

The 1950’s began with a new commitment to cross organisational coordination. At an ANC meeting of 10,000 people in February 1950 at Newtown Market Square, ANC President Dr Moroka declared his...
Publication date: SEPTEMBER 6, 1940
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

From: South Africa's Radical Tradition, a documentary history, Volume One 1907 - 1950, by Allison Drew The Conference was formally opened in the City Hall, on Saturday, 8th. April, 193S at...
Publication date: 10 April 1939
Archive Type: Book chapter

From: South Africa's Radical Tradition, a documentary history, Volume One 1907 - 1950, by Allison Drew In submitting the following points for the consideration of the Court, I feel that...
Publication date: 06 September 1940
Archive Type: Book chapter

From: South Africa's Radical Tradition, a documentary history, Volume One 1907 - 1950, by Allison Drew PLANS FOR 1944 "WE meet at a time when one of the most colossal struggles against...
Publication date: 1944
Archive Type: Book chapter

It is with a deep sense of pride and honour that I speak today on behalf of the South African Communist Party, which celebrates the 60th year of its birth, on 30th July 1981. On this historic...
Publication date: JULY 30, 1981
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

[Message to a meeting of the Central Committee of the South African Communist Party, written and signed hours before his death, September 19, 1983] Dearest Comrades and Colleagues, It is with deep...
Publication date: SEPTEMBER 19, 1983
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

We are gathered here to pay homage to an outstanding leader of the African liberatory struggle, a comrade and friend who devoted most of his life in the service of his people, a communist of world...
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements

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