TITLE

Human Rights Commission Launches Probe Of Racism In South Africa's Media

PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Jet;12/07/98, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that South Africa's Human Rights Commission plans to launch an investigation into racism in the media. Comments by Barney Pityana, chairman of the commission; Concerns of free speech watchdog groups and newspapers; The goal of the probe; Background on complaints concerning two newspapers, the `Mail and Guardian' and the `Sunday Times.'
ACCESSION #
1347046

 

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