Southern Africa REPORT

South Africa: Preparing for Power
(Vol. 9 No. 2)
by S.A.R. Collective
Toronto, Canada
November 1993
Publisher: Toronto Committee for Links Between Southern Africa and Canada
36 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Angola, South Africa, Southern Africa, Malawi
Coverage outside Africa: Canada
Language: English
Contents: Editorial: Of Polls and Power • Amandla Ngwethu: The ANC and the Elections by Hein Marais and Chris Vick • Voters Rolls • History: The National Party's Albatross by Hein Marai • Chartering Women's Future by Sheila Meintjes • "Preparing Ourselves for Power" Albie Sachs in Toronto • Serious Abuses: Establishing a Culture of Truth • Malawi After the Referendum by Gerard Karnanga • Staying Alive: Angola on the Ropes by David Pottie • Segregation IS an Issue by Wilmot James • The Sanctions End Game by Don Ray • Reviews: • Brothers Born of Warrior Blood: Ethnicity & Politics in South Africa by Marit Stiles • War and Gender by Thorn Workman • The newsletter includes reviews of the books Ethnicity and Politics in South Africa by Gerhard Maré Zed Books, New Jersey 1993; and Colonels & Cadres: War & Gender in South Africa by Jacklyn Cock, Oxford  University Press, Cape Town, 1991. The newsletter discusses the ANC (African National Congress), the National Party (NP), the Democratic Party (DP), Harry Gwala, the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), violence, black townships, the Pan-Africanist Congress (PAC), Natal, the Pretoria Witwatersrand-Vereeniging (PWV) area, Johannesburg, Jan Hofmeyr, Research Surveys, voter registration, white-owned farms, Piet Gous, the Free State Agricultural Union, Stan Greenberg, Bill Clinton, the Transitional Executive Council (TEC), Electoral Commission, F.W. de Klerk, Mangosutho Buthelezi, David Chuenyane, Centre for Policy Studies, Steve Friedman, Mohammed Valli Moosa, the ANC Women's League, the Women's National Coalition (WNC), the Rural Women's Movement, COSATU, Frene Ginwala, the South African Communist Party (SACP), South African Clothing and Textile Workers Union, the Gender Advisory Committee at CODESA, the Human Sciences Research Council, the Freedom Charter, Nelson Mandela, Cyril Ramaphosa,Thabo  Mbeki, Oliver Tambo, he Malawi Congress Party (MCP), President Hastings Kamuzu Banda, the Churches Commission on Mission of the Council of Churches for Britain and Ireland (CCBI), the European  Community, the Electricity Supply Commission (ESCOM), the Blantyre City Council, Aleke Banda, the United Democratic Front (UDF), Malawi Young Pioneers, Dr. Hetherwick Ntaba, the Alliance for Democracy (AFORD), the Malawi Council of Churches, the Law Association of Malawi, business, Muslim communities, the Canadian Research Consortium on Southern Africa (CRCSA), MPLA, Unita, SADF (South African Defence Force), the Cuba-FAPLA victory over the SADF at Cuito Cuanavale, Jonas Savimbi, Daniel dos Santos, the Group Areas Act, and the Land Acts.
This record was digitized for Aluka.
Used by permission of former members of the Southern Africa Report (SAR) Collective of the Toronto Committee for Links between Southern Africa and Canada (TCLSAC, successor to the Toronto Committee for the Liberation of Southern Africa).