South Africa Now - Show #107

by Rory O'Connor (Executive Producer), Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
Undated, about November 13, 1988
Publisher: Globalvision
Duration: 27:02
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique, Senegal, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
0:22 - Johnny Clegg; 1:02-This week South Africa Now reports these stories; 1:46 - You are watching South Africa Now with Fana Kekana and Carolyn Craven; 1:52 - The headquarters of the National Union of South African Students (NUSAS) at Witwatersrand University was bombed, interview of Rev. Allan Boesak, discusses Archbishop Desmond Tutu, pamphlets; 3:20 - Nelson Mandela: phone interview of Max du Preez of Vrye Weekblad, video of a BPS “Frontline” documentary, discusses civil unrest, P.W. Botha, the African National Congress (ANC), Afrikaners, nonracial democracy, anti-apartheid, the extreme rightwing ; 5:10 - Implications of George Bush's victory on U.S. foreign policy toward South Africa: video of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) including interview of R.F. "Pik" Botha, video of a WGBH interview of Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert, interview of TransAfrica director Randall Robinson, discusses sanctions, the policy of the Reagan Administration, Constructive Engagement; 7:27 - Delmas Treason Trial: interview of Rose Moss, discusses defendants, the United Democratic Front (UDF), the State of Emergency, the legal community, the rule of law; 9:58 - Interview of South African musician Johnny Clegg, discusses media, issues; 10:42 - Mozambique Today: includes excepts from the film Mozambique the struggle for survival, interviews of Dr. William Wilkinson, Col. Sergio Vieira of the Mozambique Centre for African Studies and Mozambique President Joaquim Chissano, includes excerpts of the Swedish documentary Killing the Dream, discusses FRELIMO (Front for the Liberation of Mozambique), the Mozambique National Resistance (MNR, RENAMO), violence, destruction, white minority rule, Rhodesia, the U.S. State Department, the Ford Foundation, violence, conservative groups in the United States, terrorists, the South African Defence Force (SADF), Samora Machel, the Nkomati Accord, General Magus Malan, apartheid, destabilization; 19:10 - Culture reported by Mweli Mzizi: video and interview of Hugh Masekela, video of Robert Mugabe at The Hunger Project awards diner, discuss township music, politics, jazz, human rights, Miriam Makeba, Sarafina!, jail

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