South Africa: Overcoming Apartheid

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"Just as the women of our country came here in '56 to remind you that they did not accept your laws ... that voice is still alive." [3:16]
January 22, 1984 South Africa.


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Patrick Lekota harkens to the tradition of the women who protested against the pass laws in 1956 and the campaign of burning passes in 1960, explaining why the United Democratic Front's One Million Signatures campaign is being launched in Pretoria almost 30 years later.

Collection: Community Video Education Trust (CVET)
http://www.cvet.org.za

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