South Africa Now - Show #N306

by Danny Schechter (Executive Producer), Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
March 7, 1990
Publisher: Globalvision
Duration: 31:59
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
0:07 - Queen Mother Moore; 0:37 - This week South Africa Now presents these stories; 1:39 - The uncensored news with hosts Fana Kekana and Caroline Craven; 1:44 - Sitting in this week for Fana Kekana is Phillip Tomlinson; 1:52 - Madela in Lusaka, Zambia: video of the U.S. congressional delegation led by William Gray, and of Nelson Mandela, video of ANC Foreign Secretary Thabo Mbeki, interviews of Rep. Ron Dellums ,  Rep. William Gray and Rep. Howard Wolpe, discusses the African National Congress (ANC), talks between the ANC and the South African government, Thabo Mbeki, the Congressional Black Caucus, sanctions, Vice President Dan Quail, democracy; 5:08 - Madela travels to Harare, Zimbabwe: discusses Robert Mugabe, the Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF), South African businessmen; 5:34 - Robben Island hunger strike: discusses unconditional release, the State of Emergency, solidarity actions, vigils and pickets, prisoners, armed conflict; 6:11 - Buthelezi visit: discusses Chief Gatsha Buthelezi, the Inkatha movement, President George Bush, Secretary of State James Baker, British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher; 6:42 - Army has taken power in Ciskei: discusses Lennox Sebe, Brigadier Oupa Gqozo, corruption, detention, violence, health and education services; 7:16 - Namibia Watch with Joseph Diescho: includes an interviews with Anton Lubowski , human rights lawyer Michaela Clayton, Wilfred Lubowsi and Vrye Weekblad reporter Jacques Pauw,  discusses the State Department, Secretary of State James Baker, Vice President Dan Quale, Sam Nujoma,  the assassination of Anton Lubowski, the South West African Peoples Organization (SWAPO), a military intelligence unite, the South African Police (SAP), South African Defense Minister Magnus Malan, detention, the death squad scandal,  the Democratic Party, F.W. de Klerk, a Commission of Inquiry; 11:11 - Covering the Coverage: includes a video of a Phil Donahue Show interview of Nelson Mandela, discusses divestment, sanctions; 11:57 -  Part II of an interview of Nelson Mandela by South African journalist Allister Sparks: discusses bitterness, warders, imprisonment, the Commissioner of Prisons, Warrant Officer Gregory, non-racialism, apartheid, the Freedom Charter, the National Party, racial laws, rightwing reaction, whites, Nazi flags, Afrikaners, multiparty democracy, the South African Communist Party (SACP), nationalization, imperialism, colonialism; 24:30 - Culture, Zimbabwe music: music video "Silver and Gold" by ILANGA

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