Another Country

Buckley, F.R.
April 1979
National Review;4/13/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 15, p482
This article presents the author's impression of his visit to Soweto, a settlement of blacks in South Africa. Soweto attracted the attention of the world lately after a riot resulted into the death of several people and the injury of hundreds others. The riot resulted into the condemnation of the South African apartheid regime. But a lot of media report on Soweto do not tally with the real condition and facts about the settlement. And contrary to what many believes, the settlement is not a slum, its material prosperity is well above some communities in the U.S.


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