South Africa: Overcoming Apartheid

Documentary Segment

SABC Truth Commission: Special Report segment about Stephen Biko's death in detention, with video of Biko explaining BCM [2:30]
April 21, 1996
KoraEmbedMedia lookup [65-24F-4F] with cid [52] returned invalid media path

In 1977, police brutally tortured and killed Stephen Biko, the leading figure in the Black Consciousness Movement. He was the 46th political prisoner to die in detention since the early 1960s. [From Episode 1]

Full length interview available outside this site at:

Collection: South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission Videotape Collection, Yale Law School Lillian Goldman Library

AODL African Studies Center MSU Matrix NEH