South Africa Now - Show #203

by Globalvision
New York, New York, United States Undated, about February 22, 1989
Duration: 26:40
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa, Zambia
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
0:42 - This week South Africa Now reports these stories; 1:57 - All this and more on South Africa Now with hosts Mweli Mzizi and Carolyn Craven; 2:04 - Winnie Mandela: interviews with South African journalist Allistar Sparks, Tsietsi Maleho and Heribert Adam of Simon Fraser University, video of a press conference with Murphy Morobe of the United Democratic Front (UDF) and Thabo Mbeki, discusses the African National Congress (ANC), Nelson Mandela, COSATU, Stompie Moeketsi, the Mandela United football club, bodyguards; 8:04 - Hunger Strike Suspended: interview of former hunger striker Tsietsi Maleho, discusses Archbishop Desmond Tutu, detainees, food, eating; 9:33 - Rent Boycott Victory: interviews of Soweto leader Dr. Ntato Motlana, Murphy Morobe and Mohammed Valli Moosa, discusses resistance, repression, the State Department, media restrictions, township authorities, unpaid rents, houses, tenants; 11:30 - United Nations Institute for Namibia: interviews of Hage Geingob and students; 13:13 - UN Resolution 435: interview of Gay McDougal of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, discusses UN Peacekeeping Forces, elections for a constituent assembly, political prisoners, repressive legislation, repatriation of Namibian exiles, South African troops, SWAPO, voters registered, the electoral plan; 15:01 - Carnegie Corporation report Uprooting Poverty: interview of Francis Wilson and Mamphela Ramphele authors of the book Uprooting Poverty: The South African Challenge, excerpts from the film "Girls Apart", photographs from the book South Africa: The Cordoned Heart,  discusses wealth, apartheid, gold, diamonds, infant mortality, land distribution, monthly earnings, the minimum living level, homelands, the Bantustans, racial discrimination, QwaQwa, farms, agriculture, resettlement, policies, black women, long distance commuters, children, rural health clinics; 24:55 - Video of Jonathan Butler playing the song "Going Home" 

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