South Africa Now - Show #304

by Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
Undated, about May 31, 1989
Duration: 26:05
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: South Africa, Southern Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
0:06 - Alfre Woodard; 0:41 - This week South Africa Now features these stories; 1:38 - All these stories and more the week on South Africa Now with hosts Fana Kekana and Carolyn Carven; 1:47 - Health and Apartheid: includes interviews with Dr. David Seftel and Doctor Paul Davis, discusses inequality between blacks and whites, health care, Baragwanath Hospital, apartheid violence, the South African Police (SAP), the South African Defence Force (SADF),  Soweto, gunshot wounds, John Voster Square, the late doctor Fabien Ribeiro,  detainees, Nelson Mandela, tuberculosis; 7:33 - Profile of Beyers Naude from the film A Cry of Reason directed by Robert Bilheimer; includes interviews of Beyers Naude , T.S. Farisani of the Evangelical Lutheran Church and Archbishop of Cape Town Desmond Tutu, discusses back majority rule, apartheid, racial discrimination, Stellenbosch University, the Afrikaner faith, the Dutch Reformed Church, the Broederbond, white supremacy, Sharpeville, pass laws, a banned person, the South African Council of Churches (SACC); 15:04 - Media Censorship, report on David Turnley of the Detroit Free Press, American Photographer Expelled from South Africa:  includes interviews of David Turnley, Reverend Allan Boesak, Cornell Capa of the International Center of Photography and Rashid Lombard, discusses unrest, funerals, press guidelines, the book Why Are They Weeping? South Africans Under Apartheid, townships; 21:45 - Story of a song, report on Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika (God Bless Africa): includes an interview of David Coplan author of the book In Township Tonight!, discusses Enoch Sontonga, the South African Native National Congress (SANNC), the African National Congress (ANC), the musical embodiment of the thirst for freedom

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