South Africa: Overcoming Apartheid

Interview Segment

Bob Vassen interviewed by Peter Alegi
2006 East Lansing, Michigan, United States.


"We jumped over the fence -- literally -- and went to practice with them." [2:33]

Vassen recalls how political involvement was discouraged by the older generation, but that they defied the Group Areas Act by playing with Coloured teams.

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