South Africa Now - Show #N512

by Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
October 17, 1990
Duration: 28:42
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
0.06 - video of Cyril Ramaphosa General Secretary National Union of Mineworkers (NUM); 0.46 - Previews of lead stories; 2:00 - Uncensored news with Thandeka Gqubule and Fana Kekana; 2:04 - AWB Rebellion: Afrikaner Resistance Movement (AWB) vows resistance to government reforms reported by Phillip Tomlinson with video of Eugene Terreblanche, F.W. de Klerk, Nelson Mandela, South African Communist Party (SACP) General Secretary Joe Slovo, discusses  ANC (African National Congress), Separate Amenities Act, Umkhonto we Sizwe (MK); 4:53 - Violence Update: with information on Soweto, political prisoners, police, teargas; 5:10 - Mandela visits Robben Island: interview of Nelson Mandela by Allister Sparks; 7:04 - South African Police: discusses of police brutality and the South African Police (SAP), video of Gregory Rockman (Rocky); 8:01 - Anti-Apartheid Demonstration: report by Phillip Tomlinson, video of a demonstration at  Manufacturers Hanover (MHT), interview with Richard Knight of The Africa Fund, discusses loans to South Africa, rolling over loans, American Committee on Africa (ACOA); 9:52 - Businessmen Tour: report by Emily Kasriel on black South African businessmen tour of the United States, to meet with African American businessmen. video of entertainer Ben Vereen, Dr. Alexander Sutton, Andrew Lukhele of National Stokvel Association, Dr. Nthato Motlana,  discusses business, sanctions; 12:14 - South African Communist Party: interview of Joe Slovo, discusses negotiations, the Mass Defiance Campaign, nationalization, state ownership, capitol, socialism, capitalism; 19:35 - Culture: Songs of the Lesotho miners reported by Mweli Mzizi, video of anthropologist David Copelan, Songs of the Adventurers produced Gei Zantzinger and David Copelan, Constant Spring Productions; 24:55 - Postscript: on How Bad is Winnie Mandela by Graham Boynton, video of Joel Carlson, Patrick "Terror" Lekota, discusses South African Airways; 26:08 - Postscript: South Africa Now’s fight for a visa, video of Danny Schechter, Executive Producer, South Africa Now discusses the National Writers Union, Nelson Mandela

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