South Africa Now - Show #N313

by Danny Schechter (Executive Producer), Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
April 25, 1990
Publisher: Globalvision
Duration: 28:47
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, United Kingdom
Language: English
0:38 - Jungle Brothers; 2:23 - the uncensored news with Carolyn Craven and Fana Kakana; 2:24 – President F.W. de Klerk has articulated the direction his government is taking toward negotiations: includes video of South African Minister of Constitutional Affairs Gerrit Viljoen address to the Foreign Policy Association, an interviews with African National Congress (ANC) Representative to the U.S. Lindiwe Mabuza and ANC Deputy Director of International Affairs Stanley Mabizela, discusses apartheid, majority rule, power sharing, the National Party, the Bush Administration, democracy, the armed struggle, the U.S. State Department, negotiations, the black majority; 5:47 - Namibia Report by Joseph Diescho: Namibia joins the United Nations, video of Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar and Namibia Prime Minister Hage Geingob; 8:02 - American Cyanamid sale of toxic waste: included video of a Greenpeace demonstration in New Jersey and a demonstration and the shipment of mercury at a stockholders meeting in Portland, Maine and a demonstration at the Stock Exchange protesting against Chase Manhattan Bank; 8:41 - Labor Watch reported by Emily Kasriel: includes an interview with COSATU (Congress of South African Trade Unions) General Secretary Jay Naidoo, includes video of a funeral rally in Sebokeng Township, discusses wealth, the grassroots, shop stewards; 11:38 - Apartheid Barometer: discusses book banned, Nelson Mandela; 12:11 - Cultural Segment: Highlights of a concert to honor Nelson Mandela at Wembley Stadium in London reported by Phillip Tomlinson, includes video performances of and interviews with the Manhattan Brothers, Jackson Browne, Johnny Clegg, Anita Baker, Bonnie Raitt, Tracy Chapman, Patti LaBelle, Terence Trent D'Arby, Peter Gabriel, Neneh Cherry, Neil Young, Jim Kerr, Little Steven, Chrissy Hynde, includes video of backstage of Wembley Stadium with video of Nelson Mandela, includes video of the address by Nelson Mandela, discusses non-racial democracy, Winnie Mandela

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