TITLE

UNITED COLOREDS

AUTHOR(S)
Beinart, Peter
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;2/28/94, Vol. 210 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of the racially mixed people in the economic and political changes in South Africa since 1948. Threats posed by the multiracial National Party to its opponent African National Congress (ANC); Efforts of the group to eliminate the apartheid system in the region; Factors which hindered the minority group to support the political candidates of ANC including Nelson Mandela.
ACCESSION #
9402237556

 

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