South Africa Now - Show #109

by Rory O'Connor (Executive Producer), Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
Undated, about November 27, 1988
Publisher: Globalvision
Duration: 26:23
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Cuba
Language: English

0:45 - South Africa Now this week reporting these stories; 1:54 - These stories and more on South Africa Now with your host Fana Kekana; 2:02 - Political prisoners; 2:33 Nelson Mandela:  interview of Themba Ntinga of the African National Congress (ANC), discusses tuberculosis, black political prisoners, majority rule, the international community, apartheid; 4:00 - trade union leader Harry Gwala of the ANC and Zephania Mothopeng of the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) have been released: interview of Jon Mothopeng, discusses violence; 5:06 - Last year South Africa executed 164 people; 5:20 - The Sharpeville 6: interviews of Archbishop Desmond Tutu and the mother of T. Ramashamola, video of P.W. Botha, discusses the common purpose statue, a mob, a municipal official, four white policemen who were convicted of murdering blacks, sentences commuted, pressure; 7:40 - The South African government has reaffirmed its support for Jonas Savimbi's UNITA movement: excerpts of a South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) report, discusses the MPLA government, Cuban withdrawal, peace talks; 8:51 - A Cry of Reason: profile of Bayers Naude from the film A Cry of Reason by Robert Bilheimer including interviews of Bayers Naude, T.S. Farisani of the Evangelical Lutheran Church and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, discusses apartheid, racial discrimination, the Dutch Reformed Church, Stellenbosch University, the Afrikaner people, the Broederbond, white supremacy, Sharpeville, pass laws, a banned person, the South African Council of Churches (SACC); 16:42 - Worker Culture reported by Mweli Nzizi: Afravision report on worker culture including interview of Frank Meintjies of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), discusses state control of media, people's culture, a metalworkers strike, ISCOR, the migrant labor system, tribal divisions, political questions, rightwing vigilante groups, State of Emergency restrictions, democracy, the Hanrad Choir

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